Fragile states and disaster response resources

  1. Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit 2017

    ILO-IFAD Taqeem Policy Roundtable: What works in promoting entrepreneurship for rural women?

    17 November 2017

    As part of the Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit 2017, ILO-IFAD Taqeem hosted a policy roundtable titled “What works in promoting entrepreneurship for rural women?”. The roundtable presented evidence on rural women’s entrepreneurship promotion programmes and related policy measures in the MENA region.

  2. Media advisory

    ILO to issue report on Global Employment Trends for Youth

    15 November 2017

  3. Document

    Registration form: EMPLOYMENT Research Symposium Jobs and Skills Mismatch: Job-rich Growth for Sustainable Development

    08 November 2017

  4. Document

    Registration form: EMPLOYMENT Research Symposium Jobs and Skills Mismatch: Job-rich Growth for Sustainable Development

    08 November 2017

  5. Meeting document

    Registration form: EMPLOYMENT Research Symposium Jobs and Skills Mismatch: Job-rich Growth for Sustainable Development

    08 November 2017

  6. Meeting document

    Concept note and Agenda: EMPLOYMENT Research Symposium Jobs and Skills Mismatch: Job-rich Growth for Sustainable Development

    08 November 2017

  7. International Day for Disaster Reduction

    ILO: Disaster Risk Reduction key to saving lives, livelihoods and businesses

    13 October 2017

    ILO encourages employment-centered response in line with its Recommendation 205.

  8. Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth

    Presentation by Ms. Azita Berar Awad, ILO, at the high-level event on Youth Employment for Peace and Resilience held in New York on 20 September 2017

    20 September 2017

    The presentation introduces the Recommendation 205 (2017) on Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience adopted by the International Labour Conference in June 2017 and highlights the thematic priority of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth to support youth in fragile situations.

  9. Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth

    Case studies on youth employment in fragile situations

    20 September 2017

    Under the aegis of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth, this joint report by ILO, UNDP and UNHCR presents examples of good practices from around the world, showcasing innovative approaches to youth employment that help to build peace and resilience in fragile and conflict affected situations.

  10. Event

    High-level event on Youth Employment for Peace and Resilience

    Under the aegis of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth, the event is co-organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) together with the Ministry of Employment and Social Security of Spain and the Permanent Mission of Tunisia to the United Nations.