ILO in the Arab States

What's new

  1. Event

    Invitation to Bid: Tender ITB No 14/2018 Construction of 18.2km Water Transfer and Irrigation Networks in Deir El Ahmar Union of Municipalities

    Invitation to Bid: Tender ILO/EIIP ITB No 14/2018 Construction of 18.2km Water Transfer and Irrigation Networks in Deir El Ahmar Union of Municipalities, and invitation to pre-qualification training.

  2. © S. Chakraborty/Mountain Partne 2018

    World Employment and Social Outlook 2018

    24 million jobs to open up in the green economy

    14 May 2018

    ILO flagship report estimates job losses and job creation as the world moves to a greener economy.

  3. © Carsten ten Brink 2018

    Informal economy

    More than 60 per cent of the world’s employed population are in the informal economy

    30 April 2018

    A new ILO report shows that 2 billion people work informally, most of them in emerging and developing countries. The majority lack social protection, rights at work and decent working conditions.

Publications

  1. The Occupied Palestinian Territory: An Employment Diagnostic Study

    This study takes stock of the employment and labour market situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including mapping and assessing existing employment programmes and services, and offers recommendations for informing effective policy development.

  2. Media-Friendly Glossary on Migration: Middle East Edition

    The Media-Friendly Glossary on Migration – Middle East Edition details technical terminology relating to forced labour, human trafficking, displacement, refugees and labour migration, and proposes accurate and neutral alternatives to inflammatory and discriminatory terms commonly used. The glossary also provides a more complete and nuanced understanding of migration.

  3. Trade Union Reference Manual on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

    This reference manual, seeks to assist trade union leaders, members and sympathizers, in their engagement in these national strategies for sustainable development.