October 2021

  1. Reaching universal social protection. A review of national strategies and policies

    26 October 2021

    Social protection strategies and policies are important expressions of governments’ longer-term vision and medium-term objectives for the development of social protection systems.

  2. Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2021

    21 October 2021

    The year 2020 demonstrated that not even a global pandemic can slow the advance of renewable energy. It also revealed the tight connections between environments, economies and human wellbeing. These, and the rapidly rising challenges of climate change, reinforce the need for a just and inclusive transition toward a clean, reliable energy supply and decent and climate-friendly jobs. That transition is well under way: Last year jobs in the renewable energy sector grew to 12 million.

September 2021

  1. Newsletter September 2021

    15 September 2021

  2. World Social Protection Report 2020-22: Social protection at the crossroads – in pursuit of a better future

    01 September 2021

    This ILO flagship report provides a global overview of recent developments in social protection systems, including social protection floors, and covers the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 2021

  1. Newsletter June 2021

    01 July 2021

June 2021

  1. Newsletter May 2021

    02 June 2021

May 2021

  1. Global Wage Report 2020-21: Factsheet for the European Union

    21 May 2021

    This factsheet provides key findings for the European Union from the ILO flagship Global Wage Report 2020-21

  2. Extending social protection to the cultural and creative sector

    13 May 2021

    Workers in the cultural and creative sector often lack effective access to social protection.

April 2021

  1. Newsletter April 2021

    29 April 2021

  2. Research brief: Study overview

    29 April 2021

    This research brief provides an overview of the study "Access to protection and remedy for human trafficking victims for the purpose of labour exploitation in Belgium and the Netherlands".