15 December 2017
This book offers a critical reflection on the operation and effects of labour regulation. It articulates the broad goals and extensive potential for it to contribute to inclusive development, while also considering the limits of some areas of regulation and governance.
World Social Protection Report 2017-19: Universal social protection to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
29 November 2017
This ILO flagship report provides a global overview of recent trends in social protection systems, including social protection floors. Based on new data, it offers a broad range of global, regional and country data on social protection coverage, benefits and public expenditures on social protection.
20 November 2017
This report sets out the youth labour market situation around the world and shows where progress has or has not been made.
World Employment and Social Outlook 2017: Sustainable enterprises and jobs – Formal enterprises and decent work
09 October 2017
This edition examines the issue of sustainable enterprises through an in-depth analysis of the characteristics of firms, their strategies and how they relate to enterprise performance and labour market outcomes.
19 September 2017
The 2017 Global Estimates present the scale, prevalence, and key characteristics of child labour in the world today.
19 September 2017
The 2017 Global Estimates of Modern Slavery focus on two main issues: forced labour and forced marriage. The estimate of forced labour comprises forced labour in the private economy, forced sexual exploitation of adults and commercial sexual exploitation of children, and state-imposed forced labour.
10 August 2017
This book brings together contributions from the ILO’s Youth Employment Programme detailing policies that enable young people to find decent work.
Studies on Growth with Equity
18 July 2017
This publication provides a short analysis on the design, scope, implementation and effectiveness of labour provisions in a practical and accessible manner.
ILO/WTO joint publication
04 July 2017
Featuring results from the ILO's Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) programme, this report shows that appropriate skills development policies are key to helping firms participate in trade, and also to helping workers find good jobs.
14 June 2017
This report provides a portrait of the situation of women in the world of work today and their progress over the past 20 years.