20 November 2014
Statement of the South Asia Coordinating Group on Action against Violence against Children (SACG)
Memorandum of Understanding
Memorandum of Understanding signed between ILO India and Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India
3 November 2014, New Delhi, India
The collaboration will broadly focus on three priorities; entrepreneurship development, good workplace practices for improving productivity and enhancing integration into global supply chains, and research and knowledge-building related to sustainable enterprises and formalisation strategies.
16 - 17 October 2014 - Kochi, Kerala, India
Two-day training programme on the principles of and business case for ethical recruitment practices for recruitment agencies catering to international migrants and health professionals in particular for Philippines, India and Viet Nam recruitment agencies.
Mr Yoshiteru Uramoto, ILO Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, visited New Delhi from 19-20 September 2014.
The ILO actively supports the G20 in its role as the premier forum for international economic cooperation.
As a result of the September 2010 MDG Summit, UN Member States initiated a process to advance the development agenda beyond 2015 and are now leading a process of open, inclusive consultations on the post-2015 agenda.
20 August 2014, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Jharkhand State Project Launch Meeting to initiate state, district and community level work
17 June 2014, New Delhi, India
Elimination of rural poverty through self-employment generation
A new ILO report presents the latest social security trends and finds that most people lack adequate social protection at a time when it is most needed.
The quarterly e-newsletter of the ILO in India contains the latest news and featuresof activties from DWT/CO-New Delhi.
Economic growth in India is largely driven by services (from a supply-side perspective) and private consumption (taking a demand-side view). However, the slowdown during 2012 and 2013 was associated with a dramatic decrease in the growth of industry and investment. These two dimensions are critical if India is to return to higher and sustained rates of growth.
India Employment Trends NSS 68th Round – Research Brief
ILO Asia-Pacific Research Brief Series No. 2 | November 2013
By Sher Verick, Senior Employment Specialist, ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team for South Asia and Country Office for India
This year’s edition focuses on developing countries and argues that quality jobs are a key driver for development. It draws on evidence from over 140 developing countries and finds that a common factor amongst those countries that have achieved higher per capita income and sustained growth was quality jobs.
The study offers the latest global and regional information and projections on several indicators of the labour market, including employment, unemployment, working poverty and vulnerable employment.
This global policy instrument addresses the social and employment impact of the international financial and economic crisis. It promotes a productive recovery centred on investments, employment and social protection.