Publications

2015

  1. Success Stories from Tourism Enterprises in South Africa

    25 August 2015

    Case studies from the ILO Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises (SCORE) project

  2. Decent Work in the Green Economy. Business Cases from Turkey

    12 June 2015

    This report showcases the experiences of selected enterprises in implementing green business models. It aims to contribute to the knowledge sharing and analysis that will lead to the shaping of inclusive green jobs strategies for decent work promotion in Turkey’s transition to a greener economy.

  3. Wage labor, agriculture-based economies, and pathways out of poverty: taking stock of the evidence

    02 June 2015

  4. Dialogue on Climate Change and Jobs: Shaping the COP21 Agenda of Solutions - Agenda

    06 May 2015

    This event organised by the ILO in collaboration with the Geneva Environment Network Secretariat, to be held 12 May 2015, will provide a platform for sharing views and perspectives on ways in which the climate change and decent work agendas can be made mutually supportive, looking towards the COP21 in Paris.

  5. SCORE China Case Study: OSH improvements in Tebian Electric Apparatus Stock Co., Ltd.

    22 April 2015

    This presentation contains a selection of photos taken at Tebian Electric Apparatus Stock Co., Ltd. a manufacturer of cables and electric wires, showing some of the changes they introduced following Module 5 SCORE Training - Safety and Health at Work: A platform for productivity.

  6. SCORE China Case Study: Chongqing Jianghua work safety and productivity improvement

    21 April 2015

    A factory in China, Chongqing Jianghua Rubber and plastic manufacturing Company Limited was able to make very substantial improvement in the work process that not only boosted productivity but also greatly improved work safety.

  7. SCORE Case Study Indonesia: PT. Indo Veneer Utama delivered OSH Improvements that benefited all

    21 April 2015

    PT. IndoVeneer, a furniture manufacturer in Central Java, implemented SCORE Training module "Safety and Health at Work: A platform for productivity". Under the supervision of Labour Inspectors from Central Java Province, they created a plan to improve the OSH in their factory, beginning by modifying the vacuum used to extract dust from the work environment to optimize its performance.

  8. A high SCORE: First ILO project to pass external results measurement audit

    20 April 2015

    The ILO closely tracks the outreach and results of SCORE Training using the Results Measurement Standard of the Donor Committee for Enterprise Development (DCED). In 2015, SCORE’s Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) system has been audited by an external auditor and found 87% compliant with the standard. This confirms that data is collected using reliable methods and reported consistently.

  9. Microfinance for Decent Work – Enhancing the impact of microfinance: Evidence from an action research programme

    17 February 2015

  10. An impact study of ESAF’s (India) microfinance innovation

    16 February 2015

  11. ESAF Impact Assessment India

    16 February 2015

  12. SCORE Training Brochure for Small and Medium Enterprises in the Tourism Sector

    01 February 2015

  13. SCORE Training Brochure for Small and Medium Enterprises in the Garment Sector

    01 February 2015

  14. SCORE Training Brochure for Small and Medium Enterprises (SME's)

    01 February 2015

    How SCORE Training can enhance business performance for SME's

2014

  1. Enhancing access to finance

    19 November 2014

    The ILO approach to enhancing finance for small enterprises focuses on building the capacity on both the demand and the supply side (see Figure 1). Financial service providers (FSPs) are strengthened to be able to provide relevant products, and entrepreneurs are capacitated to use those services most effectively. In collaboration with the ILO’s International Training Centre in Turin, the ILO delivers much of the content by training local trainers, which facilitates significant outreach.

  2. Sustainable Enterprises - creating more and better jobs

    03 November 2014

    Developing sustainable enterprises: the ILO approach

  3. SCORE Project Brochure

    10 September 2014

    Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises

  4. SCORE Indonesia: Highlights 2014

    10 February 2014

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. SCORE Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises: PHASE I FINAL REPORT 2013

    21 October 2013