SCORE - Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises

SCORE: Improving productivity, sustainability and job quality in SMEs




Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises
(SCORE) is a practical training and in-factory counselling programme that improves productivity and working conditions in small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The product demonstrates best international practice in the manufacturing and service sectors and helps SMEs to participate in global supply chains. Read More

SCORE Focus On...

  1. Workplace discrimination in India

    Building better morale boosts company competitiveness

    The ILO SCORE programme builds trust and improves working conditions through dialogue and workplace consultation. Businesses benefit as a result.

  2. World Tourism Day - 27th September 2015

    SCORE in the Tourism Sector gathers pace

  3. ILO SCORE and Kuoni

    Cooperating for business performance in the Kenyan Tourism Industry

    More on SCORE in the Tourism Sector.

SCORE Facts & Figures (as at November 2015)

  • More than 700 SMEs have been trained on SCORE by ILO partner organisations and trainers
  • These SMEs represent a total workforce of more than 180,000 workers that have benefited from enterprise improvements
  • More than 5,800 managers and workers have jointly participated in SCORE Training
  • 54% of SCORE Training participants came from the middle to upper management levels, 46% were workers and 30% of participants were women
  • 87% Global average rate of satisfaction with SCORE Training
  • In 2015, SCORE's Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) system has been audited by an external auditor and found 87% compliant with the DECD standard. For more information see Project Documentation

SCORE at work around the world

SCORE Countries and Target Sectors
For more details on SCORE in each country please refer to the SCORE Country website links that can be found in the right hand menu of this page.