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
21 August 2015
Youth Employment Programme
President Lungu Launches National Youth Policy and Action Plan on Youth Empowerment and Employment for Zambia
14 August 2015
Zambia’s Republican President, Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu has launched the 2015 revised National Youth Policy and the first ever National Action Plan on Youth Empowerment and Employment.
Call for Papers
Labour Market Transitions of Young Women and Men: Innovative research from 30 ‘school-to-work transition survey’ (SWTS) datasets
06 August 2015
The ILO “Work4Youth” Project and the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) invite researchers to submit proposals for innovative research papers relevant to labour market transitions of young women and men in developing countries, making use of one or several of the recent “school-to-work transition survey (SWTS)” datasets from 30 countries. The deadline for submission is Wednesday 30 September 2015.
22 July 2015
Climate change directly affects lives around the world, especially as extreme weather events become more common. In the Solomon Islands, villages were washed away when heavy torrential rains, caused two rivers to burst their banks. The ILO's Cash for Work program helps the government, and workers from those communities restore their villages and livelihoods.
Vocational teachers and trainers in a changing world: the imperative of high-quality teacher training systems
16 July 2015
EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 177
Recommendation No. 204 concerning the Transition from the Informal to the Formal Economy
Resolution concerning efforts to facilitate the transition from the informal to the formal economy
7 July 2015
31 March 2014
15 May 2013
21 January 2014
Skills for Employment Policy Brief - Enhancing youth employability: the importance of core work skills
18 November 2013
08 May 2013