21 September 2017
EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 223
20 September 2017
Shortage of engineers in rural areas has been affecting the quality and effective service delivery of the infrastructure works launched under MGNREGA in India. A training programme, set up by the Ministry of Rural Development with technical assistance of the ILO, addresses the skills gap while providing decent jobs to thousands of discouraged youth and promoting sustainable development in rural areas.
18 September 2017
EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 221
18 September 2017
EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 219
12 September 2017
Understanding the drivers of rural vulnerability: Towards building resilience, promoting socio-economic empowerment and enhancing the socio-economic inclusion of vulnerable, disadvantaged and marginalized populations for an effective promotion of Decent Work in rural economies
09 August 2017
EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 214
07 July 2017
Working Paper No. 1
UN agencies launch youth entrepreneurship and self-employment campaign to boost transition towards decent work
27 June 2017
On the occasion of Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises International Day, UN agencies launch a campaign on solutions to address the unique obstacles to youth entrepreneurship and self-employment.
26 June 2017
This study traces the outreach of the "Start and Improve Your Business" (SIYB) programme and some other key achievements, including estimates of its impact. The report has been prepared for practitioners in enterprise development who want to use SIYB, as well as any other organization or individual engaged in entrepreneurship and management training.
22 June 2017
The Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) programme is improving skills to help spread the benefits of trade and economic growth.