Employment Policy Department

Promoting full and productive employment by developing integrated employment, development and skills policies that maximize the employment impact of economic growth, investment and development and which are inclusive, gender sensitive, productive and sustainable is essential for achieving ILO’s strategic objective on employment".               
Ms Azita Berar Awad


  1. Publication

    Vocational teachers and trainers in a changing world: the imperative of high-quality teacher training systems

    16 July 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 177

  2. Event

    Investing in youth and ensuring decent jobs to harness the demographic dividend

    On the occasion of the first-ever World Youth Skills Day, joint side event of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development

  3. Meeting document

    What works for youth employment? Innovative experiences in the transition to formality: An Initiative under the ILO’s Area of Critical Importance on Jobs and Skills for Youth (ACI 2)

    08 July 2015

  4. Call for proposals

    Fund for Evaluation in Employment 2015

    01 July 2015

    The ILO invites researchers and M&E Officers to submit applications to receive technical assistance and financial support of up to US$650,000 for evaluation of youth employment programmes in the Middle East and North Africa.

  5. Publication

    Youth Employment Newsletter #4

    23 June 2015