02 September 2014
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the German Cooperative and Raiffeisen Confederation (DGRV) organize a Symposium on “Cooperatives and the Sustainable Development Goals”.
15 August 2014
Least developed countries (LDC)
07 August 2014
Conference participants discuss the importance of developing globalised value chains, building infrastructure, boosting access to energy as well as women’s empowerment.
Work improvement in health services
30 July 2014
The two UN agencies are publishing the HealthWISE package – consisting of an Action Manual and Trainers’ Guide – that aims not only to improve working conditions for health workers but also to deliver better quality services for patients.
28 July 2014
Guy Ryder says 4 million jobs could be generated in advanced economies and EU alone with more public cash injections.
24 July 2014
The International Labour Office’s Microinsurance Innovation Facility (the Facility) and World Bank Group Global Index Insurance Facility (GIIF) launch a dynamic partnership to better manage knowledge on agriculture index insurance.
18 July 2014
An International Labour Organization (ILO) meeting is expected to roll out new action plans to improve skills development in Asia and the Pacific.
17 July 2014
ILO Director-General calls on EU environment and labour ministers to align policies for sustainable development.
20th International AIDS Conference
16 July 2014
08 July 2014
Text covers training youth for employment, women's employment and equal rights, child labour, human rights, social protection floors, poverty eradication and South-South and triangular cooperation.