Events and meetings

April 2019

  1. Development of occupational standards, qualifications and assessment tools

    The National training workshop will aim to share the fundamentals of knowledge and techniques for the development of occupational standards and competency-based qualifications in Kyrgyzstan enabling to implement the national pilot project. The workshop will be attended by experts and resource people from other participating countries: Armenia, Tajikistan, Russia.

  2. Boosting Skills for a Just Transition and the Future of Work - 6 June, 2019

    ILO Global Forum on a Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies for All

March 2019

  1. Media Training and Media Fellowship on Promoting Quality Apprenticeship

    Skills mismatch and school to work transition is considered to be the main challenge and there is huge commitment from the Government of Indonesia to address this issue through apprenticeship.

  2. Seminar for International Women’s Day 2019: Think equal, build smart and innovate for change

    Each year International Women’s Day (IWD) creates an opportunity to explore new ways of removing barriers and accelerating progress for gender equality.

December 2018

  1. Seminar on Quality Work-Based Learning in Indonesia: Implementing the G20 Commitment to Skills Development

    The ILO will collaborate with the Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs and APINDO to hold a one-day workshop on Quality Work-based Learning Program in Indonesia. The workshop will focus on two main topics: policy framework and good practices and experiences of selected companies to implement work based learning programmes.

November 2018

  1. Skills and the Future of Work: Strategies for Inclusive Growth in Asia and the Pacific

    The ILO-Korea TVET Forum, 2018 is the second bi-annual forum which has been co-hosted by the ILO and the Ministry of Employment and Labour of the Republic of Korea.

September 2018

  1. National workshop “Improving governance of TVET at the regional level in Kyrgyzstan (on the example of Chuy region)”

August 2018

  1. Togo: STED Capacity Building Training Workshop

    The ILO has organized a STED capacity building training workshop in Lomé, Togo on 10-13 July 2018 for national and sectoral stakeholders including representatives from government ministries and apex organizations, representatives from workers’ and employers’ organizations, representatives from sectoral organizations and associations, and representatives from training institutions and universities.

July 2018

  1. The 4th Regional Skills Technical Working Group (RSTWG) Meeting

    The meeting aims to facilitate greater understanding of the evolving context of the mutual recognition of skills (MRS) implementation, sharing of experience in the strengthening of legislative framework and institutional capacity and arrangements of the MRS and discussion on the next steps for taking the MRS forward, including the pilot implementation.

May 2018

  1. International Conference on Innovations in Apprenticeships: A skilled workforce for the Future

April 2018

  1. 2018 Global Commodities Forum, "Building skills for sustainable development"

    The Global Commodities Forum is part of the UNCTAD Technical Cooperation programme, Breaking the Chains of Commodity Dependence. The event will include the participation of the ILO Director of the Employment Policy Department and representatives of the Skills and Employability Branch.

  2. E-Discussion: Quality, Innovative Apprenticeships for the Future of Work

    Organized by the ILO with support from partner organizations such as the European Alliance for Apprenticeships, the European Commission, the OECD, UNESCO and the Global Apprenticeship Network (GAN). The online discussion to be hosted on the Global Skills for Employment Knowledge Sharing Platform from 14 to 25 May 2018.

  3. Global Forum on Migration and Development: Thematic workshop on skills and labour migration

    As part of the Global Forum on Migration and Development contribution to the United Nations’ Global Compact on Migration (GCM), a thematic workshop on skills and labour migration, will be held on 3 May.

  4. Training Workshop on: Systems of Sectoral TVET Governance

March 2018

  1. E-Discussion: On lifelong learning for the future of work, 16 to 29 March 2018

    This E-discussion aims to bring together representatives of government, education and training institutions, the private sector, worker organizations, academia, and international organizations among others to discuss concrete policy options in developed and developing countries for promoting lifelong learning (LLL).

February 2018

  1. Training Workshop Presentations

  2. Training Workshop: Alignment of strategic objectives and performance indicators for Skills Development to the international Human Resource Development (HRD) policy recommendations and experience of G20 countries

November 2017

  1. Jobs and Skills Mismatch – Job-rich growth for Sustainable Development

    On 27-28 November 2017, the Employment Policy Department will bring together researchers, policy-makers, practitioners and other stakeholders to review and discuss on-going research on demand for jobs and bottlenecks in developed and developing countries.

October 2017

  1. WorldSkills Conference 2017: Skills strategies for a globalized world

    Conference themes include: the globalization of skills and careers in an increasingly digitized world; jobs and skills mismatch; labour force mobility and the constraints of existing qualifications; skills development in cities, and; combating gender inequality in skills. The session on Jobs and Skills mismatch is being organized in partnership with the ILO.

September 2017

  1. Training workshop on ‘Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification’ methodology