1. Role of the Central Bank in supporting economic diversification and productive employment in Cambodia

    29 May 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 175

  2. Reporting on disability: Guidelines for the media

    28 May 2015

    These Guidelines are intended as a tool for professional communicators to promote inclusiveness and the fair and accurate portrayal of people with disabilities.

  3. ILO Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Jordan

    13 May 2015

    The Syrian refugee crisis embodies one of the largest and most protracted humanitarian emergencies of modern times. Since 2011, the bulk of refugees fleeing the conflict in Syria have found refuge among host communities in neighbouring states.

  4. A Rough Guide to Value Chain Development

    05 May 2015

    How to create employment and improve working conditions in targeted sectors

  5. Structural change, employment and education in Mozambique

    29 April 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 174

  6. Pro-employment budgeting in China: Linking employment to national and local budgets

    29 April 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 173

  7. Financial inclusion policy in Ecuador: Role of the Central Bank towards economic growth and job creation

    29 April 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 172

  8. The role of Central Banks in supporting economic growth and creation of productive employment: The case of Pakistan

    29 April 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 171

  9. Escaping stagnation and restoring shared prosperity: A macroeconomic policy framework for job-rich growth

    29 April 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 170

  10. Promoting formal employment among youth: innovative experiences in Latin America and the Caribbean.

    20 April 2015

    Formalizing employment, particularly youth employment, continues to pose a challenge for the countries of the region. Currently, 13% of youth are unemployed and 55.7% are informally employed (ILO 2013 and ILO 2014). The challenge of enabling the new labour force to actively participate in the labour market is compounded by the additional challenge of guaranteeing that the new jobs meet decent work criteria.

  11. Youth and rural development: Evidence from 25 school-to-work transition surveys

    14 April 2015

  12. Labour market transitions of young women and men in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

    26 March 2015

    This report presents the results of the School-to-work transition surveys (SWTS) implemented in six countries in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia region – Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Republic of Moldova, Russian Federation, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Ukraine – in 2012 or 2013. The indicators resulting from the surveys and analysed in this report provide a much more detailed picture of the youth in the labour market in a part of the world where unemployment rates are among the highest in the world.

  13. The ‘Disemployment’ Impact of the 2014 Conflict in Gaza: An ILO Damage Assessment and Recovery Strategy

    24 March 2015

    This report focuses on the employment situation before the Israeli bombardments and attempts to quantify the extent of labour displacement – referred to here as disemployment.

  14. Labour market transitions of young women and men in Viet Nam

    27 February 2015

    This report presents the highlights of the 2013 School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) and the Labour Demand Enterprise Survey (LDES) run together with the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam within the framework of the ILO Work4Youth Project.

  15. Challenges of price stability, growth and employment in Bangladesh: Role of the Bangladesh Bank

    23 February 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 169

  16. Sectoral dimensions of employment targeting

    23 February 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 166

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

    17 February 2015

  18. What does NEETs mean and why is the concept so easily misinterpreted?

    06 February 2015

    This technical brief, based on an analysis of the recent School-to-work transition surveys (SWTS) from 28 low- and middle-income countries, hopes to contribute to a better understanding of the NEETS indicator.

  19. Youth Employment Newsletter

    04 February 2015

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

    01 February 2015