Publications

2017

  1. Promotion of sustainable enterprises for innovation, growth, more and better jobs

    23 November 2017

    Developing sustainable enterprises: the ILO approach

  2. The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Timor-Leste

    22 November 2017

    This ILO report provides an overview of the research findings of the EESE assessment. It identifies the relative strengths and weaknesses of the enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Timor-Leste.

  3. Moldovan Migrants in Italy: Remittances and the Role of the Labour Market Partners

    20 November 2017

    Social Finance Working Paper. 52a

  4. Sustainable Mining: How good practices in the mining sector contribute to more and better jobs

    07 November 2017

    The international policy and academic debate about mining investment in developing countries has increasingly focused on the non-fiscal impacts of large mining projects. Particularly relevant in this regard are government and corporate policies and practices that aim to support broader wealth and job creation. The present report is intended to provide an overview of good practices towards these objectives.

  5. How to evaluate the impact of SME training programmes – Evidence from Ghana, India and Vietnam

    30 October 2017

  6. The Social Dimensions of Development Finance in Africa - Results of a survey among AADFI members

    24 October 2017

    Social Finance Working Paper. 70

  7. Report for discussion at the Meeting

    20 October 2017

    Report for discussion at the Tripartite Meeting of Experts to promote Decent Work and Protection of Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work for Workers in Export Processing Zones (EPZs) (Geneva, 21-23 November 2017)

  8. Public policies for social and solidarity economy: Assessing progress in seven countries

    13 October 2017

    This particular study is a comparative analysis of seven ILO case studies. In the first part, an overview of the public policies for social and solidarity economy in Brazil, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, the Philippines, South Africa, the Republic of Korea and Italy is presented. The second part offers a comparative perspective of public policy for social and solidarity economy in terms of key instruments, achievements and limitations. Different pathways are identified and four specific challenges related to state capacity, policy coherence, participation and sustainability are examined.

  9. Tentative Plan of Work

    10 October 2017

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  10. Statistics on Cooperatives Country in Focus: Japan

    06 October 2017

    Countries in Focus on Statistics of Cooperatives is a series produced by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Committee for the Promotion and Advancement of Cooperatives (COPAC) as part of a larger initiative to increase understanding of the ways in which countries around the world are producing and using statistics on cooperatives. Currently reliable and comparable statistics on cooperatives are missing in most countries of the world. These statistics are essential to measure the impact of cooperatives on their members and the economy as a whole.

  11. Educating entrepreneurs: Can in-school youth be taught to start a business? Evidence from South Africa

    05 October 2017

  12. Conceptual Framework for the Purpose of Measurement of Cooperatives and its Operationalization

    02 October 2017

    This report developed by Marie J. Bouchard, Madeg Le Guernic and Damien Rousselière presents a general overview of how cooperatives and key concepts are measured for statistical purposes. It is based on extant work and literature. The first part of the report reviews the most important statistical studies on cooperatives. Conceptual and methodological issues are identified concerning the identification and classification of cooperatives, including a discussion about core components and boundary areas. The report then proposes a conceptual framework for defining and classifying cooperatives for measurement purposes.

  13. Microinsurance Paper #49: Regulatory Impact Assessments

    02 October 2017

    Insurance supervisors in emerging markets have developed different approaches to foster markets for inclusive insurance. Several markets have undergone transformative changes as a result, but what has been the impact of these measures? The Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) and the Facility have commissioned this study to assess the impact of microinsurance regulatory frameworks on developing inclusive insurance markets by way of a Regulatory Impact Assessment.

  14. Statistics on Cooperatives Country in Focus: Islamic Republic of Iran

    28 September 2017

    Countries in Focus on Statistics of Cooperatives is a series produced by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Committee for the Promotion and Advancement of Cooperatives (COPAC) as part of a larger initiative to increase understanding of the ways in which countries around the world are producing and using statistics on cooperatives. Currently reliable and comparable statistics on cooperatives are missing in most countries of the world. These statistics are essential to measure the impact of cooperatives on their members and the economy as a whole.

  15. Statistics on Cooperatives Country in Focus: Mainland Tanzania

    28 September 2017

    Countries in Focus on Statistics of Cooperatives is a series produced by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Committee for the Promotion and Advancement of Cooperatives (COPAC) as part of a larger initiative to increase understanding of the ways in which countries around the world are producing and using statistics on cooperatives. Currently reliable and comparable statistics on cooperatives are missing in most countries of the world. These statistics are essential to measure the impact of cooperatives on their members and the economy as a whole.

  16. Social Security Organization tenth actuarial valuation, as of 31 December 2014: Malaysia

    27 September 2017

    This publication intends to shape reform options and check the relevance of the reforms already proposed in the ninth actuarial valuation of the Employment Injury Insurance (EII) Scheme and the Invalidity Pension Scheme.

  17. Employment injury insurance in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia: Legislation, financing and administration review

    27 September 2017

    Reflecting the principles and practices of employment injury insurance, it reviews the legislative framework of employment injury in Ethiopia and its gaps with regards to international standards and practice. It also analyses the performance in relation to relevant statistics and considerations regarding the financing of employment injury insurance.

  18. Ethical Trading Initiative supports SCORE Training in global supply chains

    27 September 2017

  19. Principles of the MNE Declaration

    26 September 2017

  20. SCORE Programme Brief Phase III

    26 September 2017

    Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises programme at a glance