Publications

2016

  1. Chilli value chain analysis and upgrading strategy

    30 November 2016

    Southern Shan State and Mandalay Region, Myanmar

  2. Processed seafood and mariculture value chain analysis and upgrading strategy

    30 November 2016

    Myeik, Palaw and Kyunsu townships, Tanintharyi Region

  3. A just transition to climate-resilient economies and societies: Issues and perspectives for the world of work

    29 November 2016

    This technical paper addresses the negative impacts of climate change on employment and livelihoods and explores how climate-related policy, investment and consumption responses to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change can affect labour markets in their entirety with overall job gains. It stresses the need of accompanying social and economic policies to achieve a just transition for all that leaves no one behind and promotes decent work.

  4. Public Policy in the social and solidarity economy: Towards a favourable environment - The case of Europe

    17 November 2016

  5. Practical guidance on how to combine vocational and business management training

    09 November 2016

  6. Implementation Guide for SCORE Training

    25 October 2016

    This step-by-step implementation guide is designed for staff from the ILO and other organizations such as business associations, government agencies and training providers that want to offer SCORE Training to enterprises. This manual is intended to help set up and run the training programme from inception through to successful offering of the service. It can also be used as background information for other actors who may participate in the running and organization of the programme, such as expert trainers or new programme staff.

  7. SCORE Colombia Case Study: SCORE Training in regions of armed conflict

    22 October 2016

    Empowering organizations of the social and solidarity economy (SSE) in Colombia

  8. Thematic Policy Brief – Enterprise Formalization Introductory Brief

    20 October 2016

    Policies, Strategies and Practices for the Formalisation of Micro and Small Enterprises

  9. Thematic Policy Brief – Enterprise Formalization Women

    20 October 2016

    Engaging Informal Women Entrepreneurs in East Africa: Approaches to Greater Formality

  10. Thematic Policy Brief – Enterprise Formalization Finance

    20 October 2016

    Role of Finance in Driving Formalization of Informal Enterprises

  11. Thematic Policy Brief – Enterprise Formalization MNEs

    20 October 2016

    Formalization of SMEs in supply chains in Latin America: what role for mulitnational enterprises?

  12. SME Promotion Agencies: Is there a best set-up? A quest for good practices

    17 October 2016

    This study aims to identify good practices and lessons learnt with respect to the configuration and operation of SME promotion agencies. It has been developed in response to several requests from governments which approached the ILO for advice and information. Most current studies on the role of SME support institutions tend to focus on the regulatory and institutional frameworks, rather than on specific operational issues that define criteria for success. This study addresses both of these aspects of government-led SME promotion agencies.

  13. SMEs and Human Rights: What is the current state of play, what are the opportunities and challenges, what kind of support is needed?

    16 October 2016

  14. Does the combination of vocational and business management training produce extra benefits?

    13 October 2016

  15. YouthXchange Green Skills and Lifestyles Guidebook

    12 October 2016

    This Guidebook helps young people connect the talk about the green economy, green societies and green jobs to their lifestyles. It focuses on the skills required to make these transitions – providing case studies and insight on green jobs and the skills they will require in terms of social innovation and entrepreneurship, the role of different stakeholders (government and private sector) and life skills.

  16. The enabling environment for sustainable Enterprises in South Africa - 2016 - Summary & Recommendations

    30 September 2016

    This document provides an overview of the key findings from an Assessment of the Enabling Environment for Sustainable Enterprises in South Africa, which was conducted by BUSA and the ILO in 2015. It summarises economic, social, political and environmental characteristics and constraints in the business environment for MSMEs and includes primary and secondary information on formal and informal enterprises. The overview further outlines priority areas and recommendations for government to address the identified challenges faced by formal and informal enterprises.

  17. SCORE Project Brochure

    11 September 2016

    Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises

  18. The enabling environment for sustainable Enterprises in Kyrgyzstan- 2017 Russian Version

    29 August 2016

    Comprehensive evaluation of the business environment of Kyrgyzstan. It provides a full review of the 17 factors identified by the International Labour Conference as the key conditions for an enabling business environment.

  19. The enabling environment for sustainable Enterprises in Kyrgyzstan- 2017

    29 August 2016

    Comprehensive evaluation of the business environment of Kyrgyzstan. It provides a full review of the 17 factors identified by the International Labour Conference as the key conditions for an enabling business environment.

  20. Public policies for the Social and Solidarity Economy: Towards a favourable environment The case of the Philippines

    26 August 2016