Publications

2001

  1. Jobs, gender and small enterprises in Africa and Asia : lessons drawn from Bangladesh, the Philippines, Tunisia and Zimbabwe

    15 February 2001

    SEED Working Paper No. 18 - Series on women’s entrepreneurship development and gender in enterprises (WEDGE)

  2. Jobs, gender and small enterprises in Bangladesh : factors affecting women entrepreneurs in small and cottage industries in Bangladesh

    10 February 2001

    SEED Working Paper No. 14 - Series on women’s entrepreneurship development and gender in enterprises (WEDGE)

  3. Youth unemployment and employment policy: A global perspective

    06 February 2001

    Analyses the characteristics, causes and consequences of youth unemployment. Examines policy responses focusing on active labour market policies, arguing for a shift towards demand oriented strategies based on social partnership. Reviews ILO initiatives and international policy context. Includes the text of the ILO Resolution concerning youth unemployment (adopted at the 1998 International Labour Conference, Geneva) and a list of selectd active labour market programmes for young people.

  4. Cooperative Legislation in the CIS Countries

    01 February 2001

    COOP Working Paper 01-2

  5. Job creation in small and medium-sized enterprises : Guide to ILO Recommendation No. 189, adopted by the ILC 2-18 June 1998

    01 January 2001

  6. The Role of Cooperatives and Other Self-Help Organizations in Crisis Resolution and Socio-Economic Recovery

    01 January 2001

  7. Promoting women’s entrepreneurship development based on good practice programmes : some experiences from the North to the South

    01 January 2001

    SEED Working Paper No. 9 - Series on women’s entrepreneurship development and gender in enterprises (WEDGE)

  8. Jobs, gender and small enterprises : getting the policy environment right

    01 January 2001

    SEED Working Paper No. 15 - Series on women’s entrepreneurship development and gender in enterprises (WEDGE)

  9. Organizing workers in the informal sector : a strategy for trade union : cooperative action

    01 January 2001

    COOP Working Paper 01-1

2000

  1. Social Finance Working Paper #24: Institutional Assessment for NGOs and self-help organizations managing guarantee schemes

    01 December 2000

  2. The Hidden MSE Service Sector: : research into commercial BDS provision to micro and small enterprises in Viet Nam and Thailand

    01 December 2000

    SEED Working Paper No. 5 - Series on Innovation and Sustainability in Business Support Services (FIT)

  3. Social Finance Working Paper #23: Micro-finance and the empowerment of women

    01 June 2000

    A review of the key issues

  4. Social Finance Working Paper #22: Informal micro-finance schemes

    01 March 2000

    The case of funeral insurance in South Africa

  5. Home Work in Selected Latin American Countries: A Comparative Overview

    01 January 2000

    SEED Working Paper No. 1 - Series on Homeworkers in the Global Economy

  6. Homeworkers in Paraguay

    01 January 2000

    SEED Working Paper No. 2 - Series on Homeworkers in the Global Economy

  7. Homeworkers in Peru

    01 January 2000

    SEED Working Paper No. 3 - Series on Homeworkers in the Global Economy

  8. Tripartite declaration of principles concerning multinational enterprises and social policy (MNE Declaration) - 3th Edition

    01 January 2000

1999

  1. Launch of studies into private business development services (BDS) markets in Viet Nam and Thailand

    12 December 1999

    Consultancy Report for the International Labour Organisation (ILO), October 25th - December 12th 1999

  2. Job quality and small enterprise development

    01 December 1999

    SEED Working Paper No. 4 - Series on Job Quality in Micro and Small Enterprise Development

  3. Japanese multinationals in Australia : employment policies and industrial relations, 1990-97

    01 December 1999

    Multinational Enterprises Programme Working Paper No. 85