Bosnia and Herzegovina resources

  1. ILO supports regional conference to shape future of welfare state in the Western Balkans

    15 June 2018

    The Center for Social Policy, a Belgrade-based think tank organised the conference “The future of the welfare state” with support from the ILO and other UN agencies on 6-8 June 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia. The conference gathered 200 participants from the region and beyond and created a new regional platform to explore challenges and showcase policies that lead to better governance and quality of life for citizens. Mr. Zarko Sunderic, Director of the Center for Social Policy, said the objective of the forum is the improvement of the quality of life in the region.

  2. Peer-to-peer learning at work: Montenegro Government delegation visits ILO project on local employment partnerships in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    22 May 2018

    Employment challenges might be very specific to regions and territories. In Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), a cooperation project of local municipalities, employment services, employers and schools implemented by the ILO with support from EU has proven to be a successful approach to create jobs for the long-term unemployed and other vulnerable people. The good news spread quickly beyond BiH and in March 2018 a Government delegation from Montenegro led by Edina Desič, Deputy Minister of Labour, visited the municipality of Orašje, BiH, to learn how to support these partnerships for employment promotion.

  3. New ILO report: Women and men in the informal economy: A statistical picture—What do data reveal about Central and Eastern Europe?

    08 May 2018

  4. CUTTING THE CYCLE OF POVERTY AND MARGINALIZATION

    28 March 2018

    The chart (annex of the Resource Guide on Promoting decent work opportunities for Roma) explains the root causes and the cycle of poverty and marginalization, as well as the policies and instruments that can break the cycle.

  5. ILO Budapest Newsletter 2018 February

    25 February 2018

    This issue reports on ILO programme developments and new projects in the Central and Eastern European region, and features interviews with ILO partners.

  6. Promising results at half time: ILO comes out with mid-term evaluation of Local Employment Partnerships

    23 February 2018

    An internal mid-term evaluation of the ILO Local Employment Partnerships (LEP) program in Bosnia and Herzegovina shows that the EU funded project has proven to be a laboratory for designing local and customized solutions for employment challenges in municipalities or regions of the country. Through a competitive call more than 150 project applications were received. The best 15 proposals received a grant for implementing their proposals and have started to train unemployed with the objective of reintegrating them into the labour market.

  7. What does the new ILO WORLD EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL OUTLOOK – Trends 2018 report say about Central and Eastern Europe?

    05 February 2018

    The ILO's World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2018 takes stock of the current global labour market situation. The report launched during the recent annual meeting of the World Economic Forum raises concerns about the ability of the global economy to generate sufficient jobs. For Central and Eastern Europe the report states that the rebound of economic growth does not lead to major employment increase.

  8. © ILO 2018

    Creating jobs through decentralized responses to local labour market needs

    24 January 2018

  9. Employers’ organisations commit to implementing Agenda 2030 at first international symposium

    15 January 2018

    On December 13th and 14th Employers’ Associations hold for the first time ever an international meeting with support from the ILO’s Bureau for Employers’ Activities discussing how to support the Sustainable Development Goals often refered to as Agenda 2030. The meeting held in Belgrade highlighted that SDGs are not only good for business, but can also be good business.

  10. What does the new ILO WORLD EMPLOYMENT AND SOCIAL OUTLOOK – Trends 2018 report say about Central and Eastern Europe?

    22 December 2017