Articles

2022

  1. UN Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) South Africa Transition

    28 October 2022

    Close Out Ceremony

  2. Towards SDG Target 8.7: prevention and elimination of child labour in Burkina Faso’s cotton production sector.

    25 October 2022

    Child labour is present in the garment, textile and cotton supply chain in multiple countries around the world. It is found particularly in Africa and Asia where cotton production systems are labour intensive and/or are dominated by small-holder farms.

  3. Detention of foreign fishing vessel in South Africa follows ILO training on forced labour

    10 October 2022

  4. © ILO/OIT Belinda Japhet 2023

    Failing in school is not failing in life

    04 October 2022

    After 25 years of on-the-job experience as a welder in Zanzibar, Tanzania, 53-year-old Hussein Juma Hassan had his skills formally recognized. The certification process has helped him realise the value of his skills and also increased his income. Now he wants to give back to his community and train young people to become welders.

  5. Promoting Gender Equality and Enterprise Formalization in Nigeria – Constituents agree on the methodologies of two project studies

    27 September 2022

    Between June and July 2022, ILO-Abuja held two consultation workshops in Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria, in partnership with the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA). The purpose of the workshops was to present and discuss with constituents the methodologies of two assessments to be carried out under the 20-month project Promoting Gender Equality and Formalization through Women’s Entrepreneurship Development in Lagos and River states. Based on the assessments, the project aims to support key actors in the business ecosystem to adopt approaches and policies that respond to the needs of women entrepreneurs in Nigeria, with a focus on those active in the informal economy.

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    In Morocco, a renewed hope for former child domestic workers

    27 September 2022

    Meet Ghizlan. At age 12 she worked as a child domestic worker when she should have been attending school. See how Morocco is changing laws and attitudes to protect children like Ghizlan.

  7. Call for Participants: Youth Advisory Group on Digital Jobs

    18 September 2022

  8. Harnessing the power of technology: delivering cost-effective digital training on child labour to field officers in remote areas using mobile phones

    06 September 2022

    Experience of ACCEL Mali with VIAMO

  9. In Uganda, the ACCEL project provides opportunities to vulnerable youth through life and technical skills training

    06 September 2022

  10. © A. Guyot / ILO 2023

    I am not a madman, I am an early childhood teacher

    06 September 2022

    Federico Trotta has overcome prejudice and stigma to become an early childhood teacher in Buenos Aires, Argentina – a profession that many believe is a “feminine” career.

  11. Accelerated schooling strategy (SSA/P) in Mali

    01 September 2022

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), through the ACCEL Africa and CLEAR Cotton projects, with the financial support of the Japanese Association for the Progress of ILO Activities, delivered on July 21, 2022, in Bamako, kits of school supplies and textbooks to 800 children benefiting from the accelerated schooling strategy (SSA/P).

  12. Termes de référence: Recrutement d’un consultant individuel pour identifier et faire un diagnostic rapide des Groupes de Prestation de Services (GPS) afin d’élaborer un programme d’appui technique, février-mars 2023

    31 August 2022

    Dans les régions de Sikasso et Kayes, le projet ACCEL met en oeuvre des actions au niveau communautaire et a déjà identifié des Groupes de Prestations de Services qui pourraient recevoir un appui directe. L’objectif général à travers le recrutement de ce consultant individuel est d’identifier et faire un diagnostic rapide des GPS existants dans 15 villages présélectionnés par le projet dans la région de Sikasso afin d'élaborer un programme d'appui technique.

  13. Validation workshop to adopt the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) to combat child labour

    31 August 2022

  14. Egypt combats Child Labour by promoting and disseminating knowledge about children’s rights through SCREAM

    29 August 2022

  15. I am fighting against abusive domestic work

    29 August 2022

    Myriam Raharilantosoa became a defender of Malagasy migrant domestic workers after finding out about the abuse suffered by her daughter at the hands of employers in Lebanon.

  16. Empowering women to participate in the green transition of Mbao, Senegal

    25 August 2022

    Training of market gardening groups and women farmers from the classified forest of Mbao with ILO's Start and Improve Your (Green) Business tool.

  17. Decent apprenticeship training

    26 July 2022

    Within the framework of supporting the promotion of the training and vocational progression to combat child labour as part of the “National Action Plan for Combating the Worst Forms of Child Labour in Egypt and Supporting Family (2018-2025)”, Accelerating Action for the Elimination of Child Labour in supply chains in Africa (ACCEL Africa) Project, implemented by the ILO and funded by the Dutch government in partnership with the "Technical Support for the Comprehensive Technical Education Initiative with Egypt” (TCTI) Project implemented by GIZ Egypt on behalf of the German government, had successfully provided awareness training on decent apprenticeship for more than 500 apprentices of the dual education system in Beheira, Alexandira, Sharkia and Fayoum governorates.

  18. To fight child labour in Burkina Faso, education stakeholders built their capacities in Koudougou

    22 July 2022

    The Permanent Secretariat of the Accelerated Schooling Strategy (Stratégie de Scolarisation Accélérée/Passerelle - SSA/P) of the Ministry of Education, Literacy and promotion of National Languages of Burkina Faso strengthen its action against child labour. During a workship held from 22 to 24 June 2022 in Koudougou, the stakeholders of the SSA/P, strengthened their knowledge on child labour, with the support of two ILO projects and the Directorate for the Fight against Child Labour of the Ministry of Labour.

  19. Just transition - thumb

    13 July 2022

  20. Greening enterprise report - thumb

    13 July 2022

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