SCORE - Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises

Improving productivity, sustainability and job quality in SMEs



The SCORE programme supports practical training and in-factory counselling that improves productivity and working conditions in small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Read More

SCORE Focus On...

  1. International Supply Chains

    SCORE Training in International Supply Chains

    How SCORE is working to ensure that supply chains contribute to sustainable development, inclusive economic growth and decent work for all.

  2. Occupational safety and health

    Making Chinese factories safer

    SCORE Training helps factories in China improve their record on occupational safety.

  3. 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.

SCORE Facts & Figures (as at December 2016)

  • Over 1000 SMEs have undertaken SCORE Training by ILO partner organisations and trainers
  • These SMEs represent a total workforce of over 240,000 workers that have benefited from enterprise improvements
  • More than 8,000 managers and workers have jointly participated in SCORE Training
  • 51% of SCORE Training participants came from the middle to upper management levels, 49% were workers and 30% of participants were women
  • 88% Global average rate of satisfaction with SCORE Training
  • In 2015, SCORE's Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) system was audited by an external auditor and found 87% compliant with the DECD standard. For more information see Project Documentation

* Results as at December 2016

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.