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  1. Video

    ILO SCORE - ETI Collaboration

    12 February 2019

    This video shows the initial results of the ETI SCORE collaboration with member lead-buyers from the UK and their chinese suppliers. The ETI-ILO SCORE project is running from February 2017 to February 2019 with funding from Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) via its develoPPP.de programme. DevelopPPP helps German and European companies conduct business activities in a responsible manner in line with the expectations of the Sustainable Development Goals. In the context of the SCORE initiative, ILO and ETI are cooperating with SEQUA, one of DevlopPPP’s designated partners charged with implementing the programme.

  2. News

    Responsible Business Conduct in Latin America and the Caribbean - Project fact sheet

    12 February 2019

  3. Project

    Responsible Business Conduct in Latin America and the Caribbean

    12 February 2019

    The new programme Responsible business conduct in Latin America and the Caribbean, implemented together with the OECD, the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and funded by the European Union, aims to promote smart, sustainable and inclusive growth in the EU and Latin America and Caribbean by supporting responsible business conduct practices in line with the UN, ILO and OECD instruments.

  4. News

    Theme of 2019 International Day of Cooperatives is cooperatives for decent work

    08 February 2019

  5. France 24

    Transition to clean energy would create 24 million new jobs by 2030, says the ILO

    08 February 2019

    Moustapha Kamal Gueye, Coordinator of the Green Jobs Programme at the ILO, discusses the opportunities of a Green New Deal to create jobs and tackle climate change.

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    Social protection

    Countries urged to act on universal social protection

    07 February 2019

    To end poverty, ensure social protection for all and make good on international commitments made in 2015, countries around the world have been urged at a ministerial-level conference at the International Labour Organization to take five actions towards universal social protection.

  7. Video

    Green Jobs: Providing Sustainable Prosperity

    06 February 2019

    Bangladesh ranks 173 out of 180 countries in the Environmental Performance Index (EPI) and it is also one of the most climatically vulnerable countries in the world. How can we change this situation for sustainability of the planet? Green jobs provides one such solution. Green jobs are decent jobs that are good for the environment to contribute to fight against climate change.

  8. Document

    Brochure: ApexFinCoop - Advance Policy and Effectiveness for Financial Cooperative Apexes

    01 February 2019

    ApexFinCoop training programme was developed by the ILO, the ITC-ILO and the FAO to support financial cooperative apex organizations in developing and implementing an effective strategic planning, with the objective of fulfilling their functions over the long term in a cost-effective way, to the satisfaction of their members.

  9. News

    ILO COOP eNewsUpdate Issue No 1, January 2019

    31 January 2019

  10. GAIN Webinar Series

    GAIN Webinar 4: The relevance of COP24 climate negotiations for research and vice versa

    31 January 2019

    This session discusses the relationship between climate negotiations and research, with a specific angle on Just Transition and the COP24 negotiations. First, the webinar sheds light on how research guides climate policy by presenting the outstanding report of The New Climate Economy (2018): Unlocking the inclusive growth story of the 21st century: accelerating climate action in urgent times. Thereafter, the discussion will focus on the outcomes of the COP24 climate negotiations and what they mean for research and economic modelling of the Just Transition.