08 February 2016
The policy note presents key factors contributing to inclusive growth linked to the extractive industries in Africa, reflecting on the distinctive yet complementary roles of governments and multinational enterprises. The document considers the types of economic linkages to local communities and national economies that contribute towards employment, enterprise development, infrastructure, and ultimately to the economic transformation required for sustainable development. The factors are explained with reference to lessons learned from African countries at various stages of development of their mining, oil and gas sectors.
15 May 2012
This issue of the ILO magazine focuses on youth employment and also features stories from the world of work: Child labour, women workers in mines, employment, education...
15 March 2012
Prevent HIV, Protect Human Rights at Work
Promoting job creation for young people in multinational enterprises and their supply chains: Sierra Leone
14 December 2010
Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 8
Promoting job creation for young people in multinational enterprises and their supply chains: Liberia
02 September 2010
Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 7
01 January 2005
The purpose of these guidelines is to promote the sound management of HIV/AIDS in health services, including the prevention of occupational exposure. Furthermore, the purpose is to ensure that health-care workers have decent, safe and healthy working conditions, while ensuring effective care that respects the needs and rights of patients, especially those living with HIV/AIDS. These guidelines rest on the basic principle that the process of policy development and implementation should be the result of consultation and collaboration between all concerned parties, based on social dialogue and including, to the extent possible, persons and workers living with HIV/AIDS. They take a rights-based approach to HIV/AIDS, as promoted by the Declaration of Commitment and the international community at large, expanding on ILO and WHO HIV/AIDS and occupational safety and health instruments.
03 January 2004
This paper, written by Mr Ahmad Salim, of the Sustainable Development Policy Institute in Islamabad, deals with bonded labour in Pakistan’s mining sector.
09 November 2003
23 January 2003
27 August 2002
Examines trends from 1985-2001.