Publications

2011

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

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

    07 November 2011

  5. Skills and occupational needs in renewable energy

    07 November 2011

  6. Skills and occupational needs in green building

    07 November 2011

  7. 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.

  8. 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

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

    25 August 2011

    Feature story

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

    24 August 2011

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

  11. 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.

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

    24 August 2011

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

  13. Thailand: Promoting disability inclusion in the media

    24 August 2011

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

  14. 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.

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

    24 August 2011

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

  16. Ethiopia: Disability inclusion through effective legislation and policies

    24 August 2011

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

  17. Ethiopia: Promoting entrepreneurship through inclusive business development services and business skills training

    24 August 2011

    Promoting entrepreneurship among women with disabilities. A case story from the INCLUDE project for persons with disabilities.

  18. Ethiopia: 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.

  19. Moving towards disability inclusion

    12 August 2011

    This publication provides insights into how disability perspectives may be incorporated into policies, laws, services and programmes, and the essential elements for sustainable and inclusive growth of societies. ILO-Irish Aid supported projects on disability (INCLUDE and PEPDEL) operating in Cambodia, Ethiopia, Thailand and Viet Nam provide the basis for the case stories, examples of good practice and lessons learned presented in this publication.

  20. Skills for Green Jobs: A global view (Executive Summary)

    01 June 2011