Publications

2014

  1. Cooperatives and the Sustainable Development Goals: A contribution to the post-2015 development debate

    10 September 2014

    This paper highlights the contribution of cooperatives to sustainable development with a view to stimulating discussion on the role of cooperatives in the design and implementation of SDGs.

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

    10 September 2014

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

    10 September 2014

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

    10 September 2014

    How SCORE Training can enhance business performance for SME's

  5. SCORE Project Brochure

    10 September 2014

    Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises

  6. Tripartite declaration of principles concerning multinational enterprises and social policy (MNE Declaration) - 4th Edition

    29 August 2014

  7. Indonesian Green Entrepreneurship Program (IGEP)

    04 August 2014

    This fact sheet presents the main activities and outcomes of the Indonesian Green Entrepreneurship Program.

  8. Green jobs and renewable energy in Namibia: low carbon, high employment

    04 August 2014

    This fact sheet analyses the renewable energy and jobs potential in Namibia.

  9. Skills for green jobs in Namibia: Occupational changes in the green economy

    04 August 2014

    This fact sheet analyses the potential occupational changes from a transition towards a green economy in Namibia.

  10. Green entrepreneurship: Creating green jobs through sustainable enterprise development in Namibia

    04 August 2014

    This fact sheet analyses the potential for green enterprise development in Namibia.

  11. Green jobs in Namibia: Opportunities for job creation in the green economy

    04 August 2014

    This fact sheet analyses the potential for green jobs creation in Namibia.

  12. Stimulating Microenterprise Growth: Results from a Loans, Grants and Training Experiment in Uganda

    01 August 2014

    Results from a Loans, Grants and Training Experiment in Uganda: Outlines results of a randomized experiment with microenterprise owners in Uganda designed to explore the impact of receiving business skills training using SIYB, loans, cash grants or a combinations of these programmes. It was found that men with access to loans and SIYB training reported significantly higher profits. The loan-only intervention had some initial impact, but this does not last. There were no impacts from the grant intervention and no effects for women from any of the interventions. The results suggest that male-owned microenterprises can grow through finance when paired with training.

  13. Green Jobs Malaysia Project

    29 July 2014

    This fact sheet summarizes ILO's green jobs promotion in Malaysia

  14. Women Entrepreneurs’ Associations Capacity Building Guide

    30 June 2014

    The Women Entrepreneurs’ Association Capacity Building Guide (WEA Capacity Building Guide) is a training package designed to assist Women Entrepreneurs’ Associations in improving and sustaining their associations. The emphasis is on building the capacity of the associations, and on strengthening their ability to serve and advocate for their members.

  15. Improve Your Exhibiting Skills: A Training Guide (IYES)

    30 June 2014

    Improve Your Exhibiting Skills (IYES) is a training package for facilitators to enhance women's capacity to access and participate in trade fairs, in part through the organization of women-only trade fairs, as well as through their participation in regular shows and events.

  16. FAMOS Check Guide and Methods

    30 June 2014

    The FAMOS Guide was developed to help business support agencies, financial institutions and government departments obtain a fresh look – and a systematic assessment – of the extent to which they target and serve women entrepreneurs, their needs and their potentialities.

  17. Cooperative movement engagement in sustainable development and the post-2015 process: Survey findings

    27 June 2014

    In order to bring cooperative voices into the discussion around the post-2015 development agenda, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) have launched an initiative on the contribution of cooperatives to sustainable development. This brief reports on the results of an online survey that investigated the current and potential contributions of cooperatives to sustainable development.

  18. Gender and Entrepreneurship Together (GET Ahead)

    24 June 2014

    GET Ahead for Women in Enterprise is a training package and resource kit for low-income women and men engaged in or wishing to start a small-scale business. It differs from conventional business training materials as it highlights entrepreneurial skills from a gender perspective, whether applied to starting or improving an individual, family or group business.

  19. Microcredit in France: What impact does it have on employment?

    13 June 2014

  20. Agenda - Multinational Enterpises, Development and Decent Work: the ILO's MNE Declaration

    06 June 2014