Publications

2011

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Research Brief - Anticipating skill needs for the low carbon economy? Difficult, but not impossible

    17 November 2011

    This research brief is a digest of the "Comparative analysis of methods of identificaiton of skill needs on the labour market in transition to the low carbon economy". It addresses policy makers, social partners and practitioners.

  4. Promoting training and employment opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities: International experience

    10 November 2011

    Employment Working Paper No. 103

  5. Disability in the workplace: Employers’ organizations and business networks

    09 November 2011

    This report presents 12 contemporary case studies of employers' organizations and business networks and their work around the issue of disability in the workplace.

  6. Skills for Employment Policy Brief - Formulating a national policy on skills development

    09 November 2011

    Part of the Policy Brief Series produced by the Skills and Employability Branch

  7. Skills for Employment Policy Brief - Increasing the employability of disadvantaged youth

    09 November 2011

    Part of the Policy Brief Series produced by the Skills and Employability Branch

  8. Skills for Employment Policy Brief - Upgrading Informal Apprenticeship Systems

    09 November 2011

    Part of the Policy Brief Series produced by the Skills and Employability Branch

  9. Comparative analysis of methods of Identification of skill needs on the labour market in transition to the low carbon economy

    07 November 2011

  10. Skills and occupational needs in renewable energy

    07 November 2011

  11. Skills and occupational needs in green building

    07 November 2011

  12. Skills for Green Jobs: A Global View

    06 October 2011

    This volume examines the experiences of 21 developed and developing countries in adjusting their training provision to meet the new demands of a greener economy. It shows that skills development is critical to unlocking the employment potential of green growth, yet skills shortages are becoming an obstacle in realizing this potential. The report recommends that countries devise strategies based on well-informed policy decisions, social dialogue, and coordination among ministries and between employers and training providers.

  13. Skills for Employment Policy Brief - Greening the global economy: the skills challenge

    05 October 2011

    Part of the Policy Brief Series produced by the Skills and Employability Branch

  14. Cambodia: In Takeo, ILO projects help to forge pathways out of poverty for people with disabilities

    25 August 2011

    Feature story

  15. Viet Nam: Disability inclusion through effective legislation legislation and policies

    24 August 2011

    A case story from the PEPDEL project for persons with disabilities.

  16. Viet Nam: Disability inclusion support services

    24 August 2011

    Inclusion of persons with disabilities into mainstream programmes and services on vocational training, entrepreneurship development, employment and micro-finance. A case story from the INCLUDE project for persons with disabilities.

  17. Thailand: Mainstreaming disability in the law curriculum at Thammasat University

    24 August 2011

    A case story from the PEPDEL project for persons with disabilities.

  18. Thailand: Promoting disability inclusion in the media

    24 August 2011

    A case story from the PEPDEL project for persons with disabilities.

  19. Thailand: Trade unions promoting disability inclusion in the workplace

    24 August 2011

    In Thailand, the push for greater recognition in the workplace of the rights of persons with disabilities has received a boost from four trade unions representing approximately 450,000 workers in different sectors. A case story from the PEPDEL project for persons with disabilities.

  20. Ethiopia: Mainstreaming disability in the law curriculum at the university

    24 August 2011

    A case story from the PEPDEL project for persons with disabilities.