Publications

2016

  1. The motherhood pay gap: A review of the issues, theory and international evidence

    08 February 2016

  2. Guidelines for a just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all

    02 February 2016

    The Guidelines are both a policy framework and a practical tool to help countries at all levels of development manage the transition to low-carbon economies and can also help them achieve their INDCs and the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. The Guidelines are designed to create decent work on a large scale and ensure that social protection exists where needed. They also include mechanisms for social dialogue among governments, workers and employers' organizations throughout policymaking processes at all levels.

  3. Value chain analysis and competitiveness strategy: Marine Capture Fisheries

    15 January 2016

    Myeik and Yangon, Myanmar

  4. Value chain analysis and competitiveness strategy: Freshwater Capture Fisheries

    15 January 2016

    Pyapon, Myanmar

2015

  1. Value chain analysis and competitiveness strategy: Marine Capture Fisheries

    15 December 2015

    Myeik and Yangon, Myanmar

  2. Value chain analysis and competitiveness strategy: Freshwater Capture Fisheries

    15 December 2015

    Pyapon, Myanmar

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

    01 October 2015

    How SCORE Training can enhance business performance for SME's

  4. Success Stories from Tourism Enterprises in South Africa

    25 August 2015

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

  5. 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.

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

    02 June 2015

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

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

    17 February 2015

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

    16 February 2015

  12. ESAF Impact Assessment India

    16 February 2015

  13. SCORE Training Brochure for Small and Medium Enterprises in Ghana

    01 February 2015

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

    01 February 2015

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

    01 February 2015

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.