Informal economy resources

August 2018

  1. © Jake Guild 2020

    ILO: Strong wage policies are key to promote inclusive growth in India

    20 August 2018

    Despite real wage growth, inequality, informality and gender wage gap persist.

  2. Agenda of the workshop: “Designing and Implementing Effective Wage Policies”

    20 August 2018

  3. India Wage Report: Wage policies for decent work and inclusive growth

    20 August 2018

    This report provides an overview of recent trends in wages, including wage gaps between different categories of workers, gender wage gaps, wages by sector and occupation, and trends in wage inequality. It analyses the existing market labour institutions and framework; particularly focussing on minimum wages and collective bargaining, and also suggests some policy-oriented recommendations.

  4. Agenda for the launch of “India Wage Report: Wage policies for decent work and inclusive growth”

    20 August 2018

  5. Launch of the India Wage Report

    Presentation of "The India Wage Report: Wage policies for decent work and inclusive growth". The report analyses wage trends in India, including wage gaps between different categories of workers, gender wage gaps, wages by sector and occupation, and trends in wage inequality.

  6. Lao PDR explores linkages between rural employment and climate change

    07 August 2018

    ILO training workshop highlights climate change challenge to long-term prospects and planning for increased rural employment in Lao PDR

July 2018

  1. South-South Expert Knowledge Sharing Forum on Policy Innovations and Lessons Learned on Enterprise Formalization

    The Forum aims to support the Philippines to achieve decent work through enterprise formalization by further empowering policymakers and informal economy leaders to design and implement an appropriate policy mix. The three-day Forum will bring together around 30 high level policy makers and expert from the Philippines with experts from the Global South (Brazil, Chile, India and Uruguay) and ILO Specialists.

  2. South-South and Triangular Cooperation

    16 July 2018

  3. Biography of Speakers - South-South Expert Knowledge Sharing Forum on Policy Innovations and Lessons Learned on Enterprise Formalization

    16 July 2018

    The Forum aims to support the Philippines to achieve decent work through enterprise formalization by further empowering policymakers and informal economy leaders to design and implement an appropriate policy mix. The three-day Forum will bring together around 30 high level policy makers and expert from the Philippines with experts from the Global South (Brazil, Chile, India and Uruguay) and ILO Specialists.

  4. Message of Support from the Department of Labor and Employment at the South-South Expert Knowledge Sharing Forum on Policy Innovations and Lessons Learned on Enterprise Formalization

    16 July 2018

    By Secretary Silvestre H. Belo III, Department of Labor and Employment, delivered by Director Ma Karina Perida-Trayvilla, Bureau of Workers with Special Concern (BWSC) at the South-South Expert Knowledge Sharing Forum on Policy Innovations and Lessons Learned on Enterprise Formalization, Manila, Philippines, 16 July 2018