11 - 15 July 2016
A joint initiative of the ILO and its International Training Centre, supported by UN agencies and partners, the SSTC Academy, an interregional learning and networking event gathered policymakers, promoters, practitioners and researchers from all around the world. It served as a forum for the formulation of high-level strategic initiatives and political advocacy on SSTC in support to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and decent work in particular.
Gender and Climate Change Financing - Why does it matter for Employment, Women's Empowerment and Social Equity Prospects?
5 July 2016
This event is organized within the framework of ILO's Green Centenary Initiative and Women at Work Centenary Initiative.
23 May 2016
9 - 13 May 2016
4 May 2016
12 - 13 April 2016
9 - 10 November 2015
Side Event at the Committee on the Status of Women on Cooperatives, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment
10 March 2015
ILO and ICA organized a side event at the Committee on the Status of Women on Cooperatives, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment, in New York on March 10, 2015. An article on the event, "Women Power Co-operatives", by Simel Esim of the ILO and Hanan El-Youssef of the ICA, is available at the ICA website at http://monitor.coop/en/media/news/women-power-co-operatives
6 - 9 October 2014
The International Summit of Cooperatives is a biennial gathering where leaders of cooperative and mutualist enterprises get together to discuss their concerns about the current and future business challenges they all share.
25 September 2014
The Belgian organization "CoopBuro" organizes a lunchtime conference on cooperatives and sustainable development. Simel Esim, Head of the ILO Cooperatives Unit, will discuss the key roles cooperatives could play in the post-2015 global development agenda.