Events and meetings

December 2020

  1. Trade for peace through decent work

    2 December 2020

    This event is being organised as part of WTO's 2020 Trade for Peace Week.

November 2020

  1. South-South and Triangular Cooperation Skills Forum: A webinar series and virtual skills fair

    27 November 2020 - 28 February 2021

    The event aims to foster the development of human capabilities in developing countries with a focus on Africa by enhancing their capacity to find solutions to specific development needs and to challenges exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  2. 1st Meeting of the ILO Skills Innovation Network Core Group

    19 November 2020

    The meeting will take place on Thursday, 19 November 2020 from 14h to 16h (GMT+1) via Zoom

  3. Webinar: Skills development and Lifelong Learning: the Role of Trade Unions

    18 November 2020

    The webinar will take place on Wednesday,18th of November from 12h - 13.30h (CET)

  4. Nature Hires: How Nature-based Solutions can power a green jobs recovery

    16 November 2020

    A webinar to discuss the joint ILO-WWF report: "Nature Hires: How Nature-based Solutions can power green jobs recovery." The webinar is part of London Climate Action Week.

  5. ILO Skills Challenge and Innovation Bootcamp

    16 - 20 November 2020

    The online bootcamp will take place from will take place 16-20 November 2020 using online video-conferencing with real-time messaging and content sharing

  6. Course "Sectoral and macroeconomic policies for structural transformation and job creation"

    16 - 20 November 2020

  7. From Crisis to Opportunity for Sustainable Peace: Addressing interactions between health, employment and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19

    4 November 2020

    The virtual event is organized by the ILO in collaboration with WHO, PBSO and Interpeace in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2020, which will take place from 2 to 6 November.

  8. From Crisis to Opportunity for Sustainable Peace: Addressing interactions between health, employment and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19

    4 November 2020

    The virtual event is organized by the ILO in collaboration with WHO, PBSO and Interpeace in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2020, which will take place from 2 to 6 November.

October 2020

  1. South-South Cooperation Online Forum: Promoting decent work through the inclusion of vulnerable groups in vocational training

    29 October 2020

    The EIIP participated in the South-South Cooperation Online Forum: Promoting decent work through the inclusion of vulnerable groups in vocational training. The virtual event, organized by OIT San Jose, OIT/PARDEV and ITC-ILO, promoted a virtual learning community among Central American Institutions as well as a series of knowledge-sharing events, which have allowed the institutes to learn from each other's experience to include vulnerable groups (youth, women and indigenous peoples) in vocational training.

  2. Employment-intensive investment for local contractors development

    26 October - 27 November 2020

  3. Launch of the 1st Cambodia Skills Challenge Innovation Call

    16 October 2020

    The first Cambodia Skills Challenge Innovation Call will recognize and support the development of solutions that aim to address challenges faced by TVET to adapt to online learning and skills training.

  4. Covid-19: Social Protection for recovery

    15 October 2020

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the World Employment Confederation (WEC) jointly organised the third in the series of the 2020 webinars on 15 October 2020 from 10:30-12:00 CET on Social Protection for Recovery. It brought together social partners, representatives from public and private employment services, government policymakers and academia to discuss social protection responses to Covid-19 crisis and strategies for building back a better and resilient labour market.

September 2020

  1. How employment and decent work can contribute to peace and social cohesion in the time of the COVID-19 crisis

    28 September 2020

    The virtual event will discuss the key contribution of employment and decent work to peacebuilding, social cohesion and social justice, in particular in the time of the COVID-19 crisis.

  2. Covid-19: Activation for recovery

    25 September 2020

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the World Employment Confederation (WEC) are jointly organising the second in the series of the 2020 summer webinars on 25th September 2020 from 10-11:30 am on Active Labour Market Policies for Recovery. It brings together social partners, representatives from public and private employment services, government policymakers and academia to discuss labour market activation in the wake of the Covid-19 Crisis.

July 2020

  1. Skills for a Resilient Youth in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond

    15 July 2020

    The World Youth Skills Day 2020 will take stock of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on skills development and explore how young people can respond to the economic crisis. The focus will be on helping young people be more resilient to changes caused by the current crisis and in the world of work in general.

June 2020

  1. Covid-19: Taking stock of the impact on Employment and Employment Services

    17 June 2020

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the World Employment Confederation (WEC) are jointly organizing a webinar on the overall impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on employment and employment services.

  2. Joint ILO/WEC Webinar Series on COVID-19: the role of employment services and policies for recovery

    17 June - 15 October 2020

    The new webinar series focuses on the impact on employment and the role of employment services, with a deep dive on active labour market policies and social protection. The webinars take stock of responses, initiatives and lessons learned that could inspire the road to recovery.

April 2020

  1. Global survey on the impact of COVID-19 on staff development and training including apprenticeships and internships/ traineeships

    27 April - 5 June 2020

  2. ILO-UNESCO-WBG Survey for TVET providers, policy-makers and social partners on addressing the COVID-19 pandemic

    3 April - 15 May 2020

March 2020

  1. E-Discussion: Continuing online learning and skills development in times of the COVID-19 crisis

    27 March - 9 April 2020

    This discussion aims to share and discuss how to maintain continued learning and skills building for students and workers in times of crisis, such as the COVID-19 pandemic which we all now face.