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Publications

2013

2012

  1. Global Employment Trends for Women 2012

    15 December 2012

    Part of the Global Employment Trends series, this publication delivers the most current information on emerging trends and key challenges facing women in labour markets around the world.

  2. A cooperative future for people with disabilities

    04 December 2012

    This issue brief produced during the United Nations International Year of Cooperatives 2012 highlights how and why the cooperative form of enterprise can cater to the economic and social needs of persons with disabilities.

  3. TVET Reform: Design an inclusive skills development program

    30 November 2012

    Bangladesh is the eighth most populous country in the world which presents an immense opportunity in terms of labour force. Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) is essential in ensuring the country’s competitiveness in the global labour market and ensuring decent work for all. The TVET Reform Project is an initiative of the Government of Bangladesh and implemented by the ILO.

  4. Skills for green jobs in Mauritius

    25 September 2012

    Country study

  5. Skills for green jobs in Mauritius

    31 August 2012

    Country study

  6. Brief profile on People with Disabilities

    25 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

  7. Brief profile on Employment Services

    25 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

  8. Brief profile on Skills and Employability

    25 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

2011

  1. Ethiopia: Women with disabilities harness the power of entrepreneurship

    23 November 2011

    Despite the role of empowerment in improving the livelihoods of poor people, there is still a huge gap between the theory of empowerment and its practice. To help bridge this gap and provide guidance, this story describes real-life empowerment made possible by the ILO-Irish Aid Partnership Programme on disability which set out to provide and promote entrepreneurship training for disabled women in Ethiopia, in partnership with local organizations. It is part of a series of stories of empowerment produced by the Development Co-operation Directorate - Development Assistance Committee (DAC) Network on Poverty Reduction of the OECD.

  2. Research Brief - Investment in renewable energy generates jobs. Supply of skilled workforce needs to catch up

    17 November 2011

    This research brief is a digest of the study "Skills and occupational needs in renewable energy". It addresses policy makers, social partners and practitioners.

  3. Research Brief - Greening of the building sector is held back by skill shortages. Skills-led strategies can drive green building forward

    17 November 2011

    This research brief is a digest of the study "Skills and occupational needs in green building". It addresses policy makers, social partners and practitioners.

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