Publications

2012

  1. Key Elements of Quality Apprenticeships

    27 September 2012

  2. Skills for green jobs in Mauritius

    25 September 2012

    Country study

  3. Mapping and analysis of growth-oriented industrial sub-sectors and their skill requirements in Bangladesh

    13 September 2012

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 17

  4. Skills for green jobs in Mauritius

    31 August 2012

    Country study

  5. Brief profile on People with Disabilities

    25 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

  6. Brief profile on Employment Services

    25 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

  7. Brief profile on Skills and Employability

    25 May 2012

    Employment for social justice and a fair globalization

  8. Preliminary assessment of training and retraining programmes implemented in response to the Great Recession

    21 May 2012

    Employment Working Paper No. 122

  9. Upgrading informal apprenticeship - A resource guide for Africa

    12 January 2012

    A policy learning approach to shift informal apprenticeship back into the focus of national priorities for enhancing skills and youth employability.

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.

  4. 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.

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

    10 November 2011

    Employment Working Paper No. 103

  6. 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.

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

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

    07 November 2011

  11. Skills and occupational needs in renewable energy

    07 November 2011