News, articles and events on Green Jobs

  1. UNFCCC - ILO Partnership

    Awareness creation workshop on response measures in Bahrain: Maximizing the positive and minimizing the negative impacts

    23 March 2018

    Between the 5 and 8 March 2018, the Kingdom of Bahrain hosted a workshop on how to maximize the positive and minimize the negative impacts of implementation of response measures to climate change, which was jointly organized by the UNFCCC and the ILO.

  2. Partnership for Action on Green Economy

    South Africa National Academy on Green Economy

    15 March 2018

    The Partnership for Action on Green Economy, in collaboration with the South African Department of Environmental Affairs, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, the ILO Offices in Pretoria and Geneva and the International Training Centre of the ILO, implemented a National Academy on Green Economy in South Africa from 26 February to 2 March 2018.

  3. Partnership for Action on Green Economy

    Senegal hosted its second National Green Economy Days

    08 March 2018

    The two days event aimed to provide participants from the Senegalese government, local authorities, civil society, workers’ and employers’ organizations, and academic institutions, a platform for exchange and sharing experiences on the transition to a green economy in Senegal.

  4. Panel Discussion – International Women’s Day 2018

    Rural Women at Work: Bridging the gaps

  5. © EU 2018, EP Laurie Dieffembacq 2018


    Circular economy a source of job creation and re-creation

    02 March 2018

    An ILO high-level round-table in the European Parliament brought together important actors in social and environmental movements to discuss how to bring about a just transition.

  6. © Social Finance/ILO 2018


    Why financial services matter in the fight against climate change

    28 February 2018

    As extreme weather events increase in intensity and frequency, building up the resilience of the poorest communities – often the most exposed to climate change – is critical. And financial services have a role to play.

  7. Green Initiative

    Successful 1st Global Forum on Just Transition

    15 February 2018

    In December 2017 the ILO hosted the first Global Forum on Just Transition in partnership with UNFCCC. The Forum aimed to establish a global platform, share national and international experiences on just transition in country contexts, take stock of global research and build momentum for action on climate change.

  8. Green Philippine Employment Projection Model

    Tripartite Validation Workshop on Green Philippine Employment Projection Model (Green PEPM)

    The ILO, in collaboration with the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) developed the Green Philippine Employment Projection Model (Green PEPM).

  9. Event

    A just transition to a sustainable future: Next steps for Europe

  10. Round Table

    Promoting a ’One-UN’ Approach to Indigenous Peoples’ Rights at the Country Level: The Second Phase of the UN Indigenous Peoples’ Partnership