Employment diagnostic country studies

2023

  1. Sri Lanka’s Labour Market during the Economic Crisis of 2022-2023

    21 December 2023

    Why the unemployment rate does not tell the full story

  2. Impact of multiple crises on Sri Lanka’s micro, small and medium-sized enterprises

    07 November 2023

    This study set out to inform the labour market disruptions caused by the multiple crises do provide for an unprecedented opportunity for the Sri Lankan labour market to reset with a MSME business recovery model at centre stage.

  3. Technology in public employment services to promote youth employment in Asia and the Pacific

    30 June 2023

    This report provides insights into how public employment services in Asia-Pacific are digitally transforming and how they are using technology to support youth in the labour market.

  4. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Cross country review

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief reviews and compares the findings of the Briefs on the seven countries - Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal and Uganda. It tracks the trends in youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition across and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in these countries.

  5. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Uganda

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Uganda and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Uganda.

  6. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Senegal

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Senegal and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Senegal.

  7. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Rwanda

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Rwanda and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Rwanda.

  8. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Nigeria

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Nigeria and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Nigeria.

  9. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Kenya

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Kenya and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Kenya.

  10. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Ghana

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Ghana and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Ghana.

  11. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Ethiopia

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Ethiopia and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Ethiopia.

  12. Stratégie Nationale pour l'Emploi en Tunisie: Rapport de Diagnostic

    10 February 2023

    Ce présent rapport est une synthèse qui reprend les principales analyses et conclusions de plusieurs études thématiques préparatoires élaborés dans le cadre du processus de formulation de la Stratégie Nationale pour l’Emploi (SNE)

2022

  1. Trends, characteristics and COVID-19 impact on youth not in employment, education or training (NEET) in Thailand

    27 December 2022

    This report focuses on the NEET population between the ages of 15 to 24 in Thailand. The report examines the NEET characteristics, identifies the socio-economic and demographic indicators associated with NEET and analyses the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the NEET status.

  2. Zimbabwe: Putting decent jobs at the centre of the economic development strategy

    21 November 2022

    This Labour Market Diagnostic Analysis (LMDA), presents findings of a study conducted by the Government of Zimbabwe through the Ministry of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare, with support from the International Labour Organization (ILO), and its tripartite constituents.

  3. Youth not in employment, education or training in Asia and the Pacific: Trends and policy considerations

    07 November 2022

    This report, Youth not in employment, education or training in Asia and the Pacific: Trends and policy considerations, examines the pre-COVID-19 trends on youth NEET from 2010 to 2019 and the impact of the crisis. It concludes that far too many young people are not succeeding in their labour market transitions, young women particularly. As a region whose economic success hinges on maximizing employment outcomes, with production and services still largely labour intensive, promoting a smooth labour market transition for young people is critical.

  4. The labour market implications of Sri Lanka's multiple crises

    13 October 2022

    Trends and challenges in Sri Lanka's labour market from pre-pandemic through COVID-19 and up to the current crisis, followed by policy recommendations.

  5. Assessing the impact of COVID-19: Morocco Monitor

    26 January 2022

    A compilation of ADWA's COVID-19 monitor in Morocco.

  6. Assessing the impact of COVID-19: Tunisia Monitor

    26 January 2022

    A compilation of ADWA's COVID-19 monitor in Tunisia.

  7. Assessing the impact of COVID-19: Egypt Monitor

    26 January 2022

    A compilation of ADWA's COVID-19 monitor in Egypt

2021

  1. Thailand labour market update. Concern remains over the drawn out impact of COVID-19

    23 November 2021

    The ILO brief finds high levels of joblessness among young Thai workers due to pandemic restrictions.

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