Publications

2014

  1. Sustainable Enterprises - creating more and better jobs

    03 November 2014

    Developing sustainable enterprises: the ILO approach

2013

  1. Can better working conditions improve the performance of SMEs? :An international literature review

    23 October 2013

    This study reviews the literature on the link between working conditions, safety and health, skills development and productivity in SMEs, revealing evidence of an association between good workplace practices and various types of positive enterprise-level outcomes, including reduced employee turnover and improved profitability.

  2. The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Zambia

    07 June 2013

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 22

  3. "Is Small Still Beautiful?"

    16 April 2013

    Literature Review of Recent Empirical Evidence on the Contribution of SMEs to Employment Creation

  4. The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Malawi

    01 April 2013

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 20

2012

  1. Start and Improve Your Business - Global Tracer Study 2011

    15 April 2012

    This study traces the outreach of the "Start and Improve Your Business" (SIYB) programme and some other key achievements, including estimates of its impact. The report has been prepared for practitioners in enterprise development who want to use SIYB, as well as any other organization or individual engaged in entrepreneurship and management training.

  2. Indonesia: An enabling environment for sustainable enterprises (EESE) assessment and a survey on workers’ perceptions

    12 March 2012

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 16

  3. The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Barbados

    12 March 2012

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 18

  4. Youth employment : a global goal, a national challenge (update 2012)

    01 February 2012

2011

  1. Building Business and Entrepreneurship Awareness.

    17 November 2011

    An ILO experience of integrating entrepreneurship education into national vocational education systems

  2. The Sultanate of Oman The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises: An “EESE” Assessment

    08 November 2011

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 14

  3. Work4Youth Brochure: Improving decent work opportunities for youth through knowledge and action

    08 November 2011

  4. Mongolia – The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises and a framework for SME growth and development

    04 October 2011

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 12

  5. SIYB Trainer Development Cycle

    08 July 2011

  6. Global Outreach Study 2003

    08 July 2011

  7. SYB Fact Sheet

    08 July 2011

  8. SIYB Business Game Fact Sheet

    08 July 2011

  9. IYB Fact Sheet

    08 July 2011

  10. GYB Fact Sheet

    08 July 2011

  11. EYB Fact Sheet

    08 July 2011