1. The Young Futuremakers Thailand project: Skills needed by young jobseekers in Thailand for the future

    17 August 2021

    Kornchai Kaewmahawong, Special Project Manager at the Employers’ Confederation of Thailand, shares his views on what are the skills needed by young jobseekers in Thailand for the future.

  2. ILO: Pandemic opened up unprecedented jobs gap

    16 August 2021

    Upward trend in COVID-19 cases and slow vaccine roll out likely to prolong the labour market crisis and hamper recovery. Mr Christian Viegelahn, Labour Economist of the ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific talks about the new COVID-19 and the ASEAN labour market report on the Market Edge of the ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC) hosted by Ms Raine Musngi.

  3. Indigenous peoples build new water system in Looy, Maguindanao

    13 August 2021

    Teduray, a group of indigenous peoples in the Philippines built a new water system under the ILO Japan Water and Sanitation Project that will provide access to clean and safe water, at the same time contribute to promoting decent work and building peace in the Bangsamoro region.

  4. Pitch Day: The power of innovation

    18 June 2021

  5. Key results: Applying the G20 Training Strategy: A Partnership of the ILO and the Russian Federation (Phase 2)

    18 June 2021

  6. Meet the Specialists: Daniela Zampini, Employment creation

    14 June 2021

    Daniela Zampini, the Employment Specialist of the ILO Office for Central and Eastern Europe explains what she does to create more and better jobs, how she works with governments, employers, workers, civil society organizations or municipalities, and what achievements she is most proud of. In 2020, due to COVID-19 related lockdowns, confinements, and other restrictions, CEE countries lost on average 8 per cent of their total working hours. Daniela explains how the ILO responded to the crisis.

  7. Safe water, decent work for all: ILC Daily Show

    07 June 2021

    The first episode of the International Labour Conference (ILC) Daily Show featured the ILO Water and Sanitation Project funded by the Government of Japan, highlighting work on the ground amid the COVID-19 pandemic to provide decent work and promote peace through improved water supply and sanitation services in the Philippines.

  8. Benefits and impact of the ERA-AF Project to rural agro-forestry communities in Timor-Leste

    26 May 2021

    The video documents benefits and impacts of the ERA Agro-Forestry (ERA-AF) Project to rural agro-forestry communities in Timor-Leste.

  9. The Global Employment Policy Review: Introduction and chapter summaries

    23 March 2021

  10. Introduction to the Global Employment Policy Review

    23 March 2021

  11. What the ILO does on skills development and lifelong learning?

    19 March 2021

  12. Promoting decent work in platform work

    17 March 2021

  13. Quality apprenticeships to improve skills of young Burkinabé

    04 February 2021

    To remedy the skills mismatch and unemployment among young people, the project "Youth Employment in the Sahel Region" is implementing concrete actions linked to the key elements of the ILO approach to quality apprenticeships in order to improve and strengthen the national system.

  14. ILO-UNESCO-World Bank Webinar on TVET and skills development in the time COVID-19

    03 February 2021

    The webinar on "TVET and skills development in the time of COVID-19" was jointly held by the ILO, UNESCO and the World Bank on Monday, 1 February 2021 from 14:30 - 16:00 (CET).

  15. Young apprentices from the construction sector in Burkina Faso tell their stories. Yaya's testimony

    27 January 2021

  16. Young apprentices from the construction sector in Burkina Faso tell their stories. Aboni's testimony

    27 January 2021

  17. Young apprentices from the construction sector in Burkina Faso tell their stories. Souleymane's testimony

    27 January 2021

  18. Young apprentices from the construction sector in Burkina Faso tell their stories. Clementine's testimony

    27 January 2021


  1. Why should workers’ organizations discuss skills development and lifelong learning during Covid-19?

    04 December 2020

    Skills development and lifelong learning systems that are human-centered, based on international labour standards (ILS) and the engagement of social partners through social dialogue, are key to build a better normal in the post-COVID world.

  2. Highlights video: How employment and decent work can contribute to peace and social cohesion in the time of COVID-19

    30 November 2020

    Video summarizing the main messages of the virtual event held on 28 September 2020