Publications

August 2019

  1. Best Practices on Social Protection: The case of e-INAS in Mozambique

    20 August 2019

    a document that describes and capitalize the whole process of building such a complex, key component of a functioning social protection system and highlights the importance of taking advantage of national capacities and using a training approach to enhance ownership and ensure sustainability.

  2. Rwanda adopts Revised National Employment Policy

    15 August 2019

July 2019

  1. Global Forum to tackle youth employment crisis

    30 July 2019

    GENEVA (ILO News) - More than 200 young people from around the world will be attending the Global Youth Employment Forum in Abuja, Nigeria to discuss how to ensure more and better quality jobs for young people.

  2. Social protection for migrants workers and their families in ECOWAS states - The ECOWAS general convention on social security

    26 July 2019

  3. Social protection for migrants workers and their families in ECOWAS states

    26 July 2019

  4. Success Africa IV: Working together for a better Africa

    17 July 2019

    The ILO Regional Office for Africa launched its new flagship publication entitled ″Success Africa IV: Working together for a better Africa″ showcasing impactful stories of effective initiatives undertaken by the ILO, its tripartite constituents and development partners across Africa from 2016 to 2018 to operationalize the Decent Work Agenda through development cooperation.

  5. Unleashing the Potential of Women Entrepreneurs in Egypt

    14 July 2019

    Position paper on women entrepreneurship development.

June 2019

  1. Key findings and recommendations from survey on labour migration from Ethiopia to Gulf Cooperation Council States and Lebanon - A policy brief

    28 June 2019

    Key findings and recommendations from survey on labour migration from Ethiopia to Gulf Cooperation Council States and Lebanon - A policy brief.

  2. Rights and responsibilities of relevant actors on labour migration in Ethiopia

    28 June 2019

    Rights and responsibilities of relevant actors on labour migration in Ethiopia: based on Ethiopian Overseas Employment Proclamation 923/20161.

  3. Organizing Informal Workers into Trade Unions-A trade union guide

    19 June 2019

    The aim of this document is to offer practical guidance on how to address six institutional challenges in organizing the informal economy into trade unions. The guide relies on practical and important lessons on how to integrate the diverse group of informal economy workers and operators into the formal structures of the trade union movement. It also addresses the benefits and the challenges of organizing informal economy workers, and hereby enacts and supports the implementation of Recommendation No. 204.

  4. The Driving Force Birth and Evolution of Tripartism - The Role of the ILO Workers' Group

    18 June 2019

    Beyond stating that the International Labour Organization has, since 1919, had a unique tripartite structure, with the participation of governments and employers’ and workers’ organizations, not much has been written about how tripartism actually works. The book gives examples of the dynamics at work between the three groups of the ILO and explains how, over time, the force that has driven its agenda has been the Workers’Group.

  5. World of Work

    10 June 2019

    The ILO at 100

May 2019

  1. Informality and Poverty in Zambia: Findings from the 2015 Living Conditions and Monitoring Survey

    31 May 2019

    In Zambia like in many developing countries, quality and up-to-date data on the size and characteristics of informal workers are scarce, which constitutes a major challenge to the formulation of appropriate policies targeting this group, and the extension of social protection coverage in general. Despite its importance to employment and contribution to the economy, the definition and measurement of the informal economy pose a challenge. The analysis on informality and poverty in Zambia presents useful and critical information to support comprehensive policy dialogue on suitable interventions for extension of coverage.

  2. Executive Summary - Mozambique Cyclone Idai 2019: Post Disaster Needs Assessment

    23 May 2019

  3. Mozambique Cyclone Idai 2019: Post Disaster Needs Assessment

    23 May 2019

  4. General principles and operational guidelines for fair recruitment and definition of recruitment fees and related costs

    22 May 2019

    This document brings together the ILO general principles and operational guidelines for fair recruitment (“principles and guidelines”) and the definition of recruitment fees and related costs.

  5. Appeal: The ILO response to the Idai and Kenneth cyclones in Mozambique

    15 May 2019

    The ILO is launching an appeal to its development partners to support the response to Cyclone Idai and Kenneth in Mozambique.

  6. Support to the Reintegration of Returnees in Ethiopia - brochure

    13 May 2019

    Support to the Reintegration of Returnees in Ethiopia: Programme achievement

  7. Accelerating action for the elimination of child labour in supply chains in Africa (ACCEL Africa)

    11 May 2019

  8. Le projet ACCEL Africa au Mali

    10 May 2019