Library / documentation center

The Employment Sector Information and Documentation centre offers ILO Officials both at Headquarters and the field, ILO constituents, journalists, students and others a range of services to meet your information needs.

This includes access to the Sector's free publications, research assistance, loans from the Employment Sector's or the ILO Library's collection, guidance on how to use information resources and on-line research tools effectively. The Centre also organises displays of its own as well as other ILO publications during special events.

Recent publications

  1. Publication

    Maximising the Green Path to Industrialisation in Africa

    12 May 2022

  2. Publication

    Credit guarantees: SME access to finance and employment in Africa

    12 May 2022

    This report makes a thorough review of existing studies that have laid out the relationship between credit guarantee facilities, SMEs access to credit, and job creation.

  3. Report

    Lessons learned from employment diagnostics during the Covid-19 crisis

    12 May 2022

    A review of the different types of employment diagnostics and a synthesis of lessons learned from the diagnostics carried out during Covid-19

  4. ILO Working paper 59

    The return of fiscal policy

    27 April 2022

    The new European Union macroeconomic activism and lessons for future reform.

  5. Publication

    Core Skills for the Agro-processing Sector in Ethiopia: Trainee Handbook

    19 April 2022

  6. Publication

    Core Skills for the Agro-Processing Sector in Ethiopia: Trainer Handbook

    19 April 2022

  7. Publication

    Performance monitoring of the active labour market programmes implemented by the Employment Agency of Montenegro

    04 April 2022

    This report presents key findings from the first attempt by the Employment Agency of Montenegro (EAM) to conduct a performance monitoring exercise on its active labour market programmes (ALMPs).

  8. Publication

    HAMETIN - ERA Agro-Forestry Project newsletter March 2022

    31 March 2022

    To share news and information on ERA-AF project activities which are funded by the European Union (EU) and being implemented by the ILO as a component of the Partnership Support for Agro-Forestry (PSAF) Ai ba Futuru.