29 January 2020
The first Skills Challenge Innovation Call will recognize and support the development of solutions that aim to address the different forms and dimensions of skills mismatch.
Turkish Ministry of National Education (MONE) and ILO join forces to foster social cohesion through vocational training
16 - 18 December 2019
the ILO Country Office Ankara, in close collaboration with the ILO Skills and Employability Branch and the Turkish Ministry of National Education (MONE) organized a workshop to train TVET trainers on the design and implementation of vocational training programs in contexts of fragility.
16 December 2019
Maha Katta, ILO Senior Resilience and Crisis Response Specialist, participated in a Spotlight Session on the power of TVET for refugees and host communities. The event took place during the staring day of the Global Refugee Forum.
12 - 13 December 2019
The Symposium, to be held 12-13 December 2019, will focus on the fundamental question of full employment - its definition and relevance, its implications for inclusive and greener economic growth, the conditions leading to it and the role it plays in helping those who are at risk of being left behind.
3 - 4 December 2019
ILO SKILL-UP Ethiopia project has organized the first sector skills committee (SSC) to support the sectors of textile & garment and agro-processing.
2 - 13 December 2019
The twenty-fifth session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP25) organized by Chile, will be held in Madrid on 2-13 December 2019. The ILO will bring to the table the importance of the social and political drivers for a successful and rapid transition into more respectful economies, and will also be presenting the 'Climate Action for Jobs Initiative' an action plan resulted from the Climate Action Summit 2019.
28 November 2019
ILO SKILL-UP Ethiopia organized a validation workshop on Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) for skills in the textile and garment sector.
Formal salaried employment generation and transition to formality in developing countries: The case of Latin America
27 November 2019
The paper presented during the seminar analyzes the evolution of labour formality in Latin American countries. It evaluates the intensity and characteristics of this process, analyses the inflows to a formal salaried job and identifies the main drivers of this positive labour dynamics.
12 November 2019
The seminar examined how macro-level economic policies can foster a more gender equitable and inclusive growth process in developing countries.
8 November 2019
The event is organized in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2019, which will take place from 4 to 8 November, in collaboration with WTO and Accessions - Trade for peace.
4 November 2019
The event is organized in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2019, which will take place from 4 to 8 November, in collaboration with FAO, UNICEF and Interpeace.
Massive Open Online Course on Recommendation No. 205: Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience
23 September - 31 October 2019
This course explores all the aspects of Recommendation No. 205 to create awareness of the implications of fragility in the world of work and the solutions implemented by the ILO across the Decent Work Agenda.
19 September 2019
The seminar explored the experiences of the ILO’s Employment Intensive Investment Programmes in designing and implementing measures to ensure gender-responsiveness and discussed what works for promoting gender equality in and through infrastructure works.
9 - 13 September 2019
The theme of this edition is: "Towards sustainable and inclusive local development: local resource-based approaches and decent job creation".
1 - 3 August 2019
Join three days of lively discussions and thought-provoking activities with young people, governments, and social partners leading to concrete outcomes to advance social justice.
16 July 2019
ILO Report Launch and Policy Discussion
25 - 26 June 2019
Le Programme Emploi Jeune du BIT et l'AFD a organisé une formation à Paris le 25-26 juin pour renforcer les capacités de mesure des résultats sur l'emploi pour l’ensemble des interventions soutenues par l’AFD dans tous les secteurs
13 June 2019
This YOUTH DEBATE brings together young leaders from across the globe to share their views about key elements that impact young peoples’ transitions to and within the labour market. The focus will be on decent work and productive employment from the perspective of: the school-to-work transition; technological change, including new forms of work and lifelong learning; and gender equality, rights and voices.
6 June 2019
ILO Global Forum on a Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies for All
Macroeconomic policies, national employment strategies and employment promotion in development cooperation: Experience and lessons learnt – the results of two GIZ desk studies
5 June 2019