Publications

2021

  1. Case Brief: MIDAGRI

    28 January 2021

    The Peruvian Ministry for the Development of Agriculture and Irrigation (MIDAGRI) has introduced agriculture insurance as part of its policy to develop the competitiveness of the Peruvian agricultural sector. It established a catastrophic agriculture insurance programme to protect smallholder farmers engaged in subsistence farming. This Case Brief on MIDAGRI covers the growth of this programme, which protected 950,000 farmers in the last season.

  2. Enterprise Formalization: Tailored registration, tax and social security requirements for MSEs

    25 January 2021

  3. Enterprise Formalization: Simplifying and facilitating business start-up and compliance

    25 January 2021

  4. Value Chain Development for Decent Work

    20 January 2021

  5. Value Chain Development for Decent Work

    20 January 2021

    A systems approach to creating more and better jobs - 3rd edition

  6. Enterprise Formalization: An Introduction

    12 January 2021

2020

  1. Policies and practices for gender equality in supply chains

    20 December 2020

  2. Market Systems Development and the Environment

    15 December 2020

    A Strategic and Operational Guidance Note

  3. Market Systems Development and the Environment

    15 December 2020

    A Strategic and Operational Guidance Note

  4. All work and no play

    15 December 2020

    Using a systemic lens to determine the economic root causes to child labour

  5. All work and no play

    15 December 2020

    Using a systemic lens to determine the economic root causes to child labour

  6. SCORE Training - Promoting the capacity of suppliers in global supply chains

    07 December 2020

  7. Business Upgrading for Women Entrepreneurs - Questions & Answers

    03 December 2020

  8. Final Independent Evaluation of the ILO Lab, Phase II

    30 November 2020

  9. Women’s Entrepreneurship Self-Check (WE-Check)

    26 November 2020

    An organisational assessment for gender-responsive business development support.

  10. Gender and Entrepreneurship Together (GET Ahead)

    26 November 2020

    Gender-sensitive entrepreneurship training and support for women and men with basic numeracy or literacy skills.

  11. Executive summary - Impact of ILO SCORE Training on management practices, working conditions and business results in Peruvian SMEs

    24 November 2020

  12. 20 lessons learned from the Climate Risk Adaptation and Insurance in the Caribbean (CRAIC) project

    20 November 2020

    The Climate Risk Adaptation and Insurance in the Caribbean (CRAIC) project seeks to address climate change, adaptation and vulnerability by promoting weather-index based insurance as a risk management instrument in the Caribbean. This publication details 20 lessons learned from the CRAIC project and Livelihood Protection Policy, spanning across four different themes: managing expectations, product design, market development and engagement for sustainability.

  13. Trade union policies and practices for gender equality

    17 November 2020

    This paper outlines key areas where trade unions are addressing the barriers that women face in the labour market and in employment, and underlines the fact that gender equality is union business.

  14. Statistics of Cooperatives: Concepts, classification, work and economic contribution measurements

    12 November 2020

    This book on statistics of cooperatives is a joint initiative of the International Labour Office (ILO), Committee for the Promotion and Advancement of Cooperatives (COPAC) and the International Centre of Research and Information on Public, Social and Cooperative Economy (CIRIEC). It brings together updated versions of four background studies produced for the ILO and COPAC in the process leading up to the adoption of the Guidelines concerning statistics of cooperatives at the 20th International Conference of Labour Statisticians (ICLS) in October 2018. Together with the guidelines, the book is intended to help statisticians to capture more information on key trends and challenges in the world of cooperatives. This publication is celebrated during the ILO COOP 100 Symposium.