Fragile states and disaster response resources

  1. Press release

    Inclusion of refugees and displaced persons in the labour market with a humanitarian development focus

    04 December 2019

    ILO and constituents share experiences and good practices in the inclusion of refugees and displaced persons in the labour market, during an event aimed at encouraging a more coherent approach to the promotion of decent work in crisis settings.

  2. Document

    Inclusion of Refugees and Displaced Persons in the Labour Market with a Humanitarian Development Focus: Case Studies and Good Practices

    04 December 2019

    A knowledge sharing event, focusing on good practices in “the inclusion of refugees and displaced persons in the labour market with a humanitarian development nexus,” was held in Jordan in December 2019. The following case studies were presented at the event, highlighting labour market challenges at a time of crisis and innovative solutions that practically address the needs of refugees/displaced persons and countries hosting them – through key themes, models of intervention, and good practices.

  3. Video

    Demanding Just Transition for Pacific Young workers and employers

    04 December 2019

    As the world engages at COP25 to discuss climate change, young workers and employers from the pacific express their concerns and priorities to achieve a just transition for decent work. They are concerned as future leaders of workers and employers organizations and are at the frontline of the impact of climate change.

  4. Employment Policy Research Symposium

    The Future of Full Employment

    The Symposium, to be held 12-13 December 2019, will focus on the fundamental question of full employment - its definition and relevance, its implications for inclusive and greener economic growth, the conditions leading to it and the role it plays in helping those who are at risk of being left behind.

  5. UN Forum on Business and Human Rights 2019

    Fundamental Rights and Principles at Work and business in conflict settings

    27 November 2019

  6. Publication

    Employment Policy Department Newsletter, Issue 15, November/December 2019

    26 November 2019

  7. Natural Disasters

    Earthquake victims get gravity-fed water supply in Papua New Guinea

    22 November 2019

    A ILO-Japan funded partnership infrastructure project is helping earthquake-affected communities in the Nipa district to access clean drinking water.

  8. Launch of the revised Integrated Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Standards

    Jobs and skills for post-conflict reintegration and inclusive development

    19 November 2019

  9. Geneva Peace Week 2019

    Trade, jobs and peace: Highlights of the ILO-WTO dialogue

    15 November 2019

  10. Geneva Peace Week 2019

    The contribution of socio-economic programmes to sustaining peace

    08 November 2019