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  1. The United Nations Development System

    United Nations Development System: What employers’ and business membership organizations need to know and how they should engage

    19 March 2020

    The United Nations (UN) is reforming how it provides assistance to countries, including on the 2030 Agenda. The new approach will change the way national development policies are designed and implemented.

  2. Article

    COVID-19 and the world of work

    18 March 2020

  3. Employers Organizations

    Empowerment of women in the workplace in Philippines

    19 February 2020

    The ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) supports employers to promote the development of soft skills for women in the workplace

  4. Employers Organizations

    One more step in the compliance journey of the Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association (MGMA) Ms. Daw Khine Khine Nwe, Secretary General of the MGMA emphasized

    17 February 2020

    Launch of four new products for Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association (MGMA) with the support of the ILO Bureau for Employers' Activities (ACT/EMP)

  5. OSH

    SUPPORTING COMPANIES’ OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH PERFORMANCE: A guide for Employers and Business Membership Organizations on OSH advocacy and services

    15 December 2019

    This publication was prepared by the Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health Branch (LABADMIN/OSH) and the Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) of the International Labour Office (ILO). Employers and Business Membership organizations (EBMO) across the world are actively promoting healthy and safe workplaces. They are engaged in tripartite dialogue on national OSH policies, systems and programmes, and provide OSH services such as information, trainings, and audits. This publication presents examples of such initiatives. It also explores a variety of support measures and incentives that have been put in place in many countries to help companies, especially SMEs, manage health and safety at work.

  6. Employers Organizations

    Employers from the IGAD region launch the Confederation of IGAD Employers (CIE)

    12 December 2019

    The ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) supported the negotiations and the launch of the Confederation of IGAD Employers (CIE)

  7. Employers Organizations

    The Federation for Egyptian Industries (FEI) in partnership with ILO launches the Egypt Business and Disability Network (EBDN) as a local chapter of the Global Business and Disability Network

    11 December 2019

    The ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) supported the development of the Egypt chapter of the Global Business and Disability Network as a new service of the Federation of Egyptian Industries, through its Corporate Social Responsibility Unit (CSR).

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    International Day of Persons with Disabilities

    03 December 2019

  9. A Handbook for EBMOs

    Employers’ and business member organizations and sustainable development goals

    07 November 2019

  10. Employers Organizations

    ILO in partnership with the Federation for Egyptian Industries (FEI) launches the 3rd Cycle of the Human Resources & Gender Academy

    25 October 2019

    The ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) supported the development of the Human Resources and Gender Academy as a new service of the Federation of Egyptian Industries, through its Women in Business Unit (WiB).