Sustainable enterprises

  • In most countries, private enterprises create the most jobs. This is especially true in developing countries, where over 90 percent of jobs are in the private sector. People who have overcome poverty identify “finding a paid job” or “starting a business” as the two most important reasons.

New Findings

  1. Report

    Creating shared value in the Dominican Republic banana industry

    Date issued: 06 April 2017
    Contact(s): Steve Hartrich, hartrich@ilo.org

    A market systems analysis of plantation business performance and worker wages

  2. Publication

    Public policies for the Social and Solidarity Economy: Towards an enabling envirDate issued: 24 March 2017
    Reference: 978-92-9049-797-4[ISBN]
    onment. The case of South Africa

    Date issued: 24 March 2017
    Reference: 978-92-9049-797-4[ISBN]

  3. Publications

    Social finance publications

    02 2017

  4. Publications

    Supply Chains Case Study Series

    January 2017

  5. Newsflash

    ENTERPRISES Newsflash

    Newsflash No.10, December 2016

ILO Videos on Sustainable Enterprises

  1. Insuring the most vulnerable

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ILO Sustainable Enterprises Library

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