Publications

Editor's choice

  1. Eighth edition

    ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. Updated estimates and analysis

    27 October 2021

    The latest ILO Monitor report shows a stalled global recovery and significant disparities between advanced and developing economies.

Flagship reports

  1. World Social Protection Report 2020-22

    Social protection at the crossroads – in pursuit of a better future

    1 September 2021

    A global overview of recent developments in social protection systems and of how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted them.

  2. World Employment and Social Outlook

    Trends 2021

    2 June 2021

    The COVID-19 pandemic is an employment as well as a health crisis. This ILO flagship report details its effects on the world of work.

  3. World Employment and Social Outlook 2021

    The role of digital labour platforms in transforming the world of work

    23 February 2021

    How did the contemporary platform economy transform the way work is organized? This flagship report analyses the impact of digital labour platforms on enterprises, workers and society as a whole.

  4. Global Wage Report 2020-21

    Wages and minimum wages in the time of COVID-19

    2 December 2020

    A unique picture of the evolution of real wages globally and by regions. The 2020-21 edition analyses the relationship of minimum wages and inequality, as well as the wage impacts of the COVID-19 crisis.