Publications

2024

  1. Work Wise Youth: A guide to youth rights at work

    14 February 2024

  2. Assessing the employment situation in five countries and promoting a gender responsive structural transformation

    09 February 2024

    A consolidated report on lessons learned and policy insights

  3. SAM-based analysis of gendered employment sectoral strategies in Ethiopia

    09 February 2024

  4. Gendered employment analysis and policy recommendations in Ethiopia

    09 February 2024

    Evidence from Hawassa and Yirgalem Intergrated Industrial Parks

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    EMPLOYMENT Department Newsletter, January/February 2024

    25 January 2024

2023

  1. Sri Lanka’s Labour Market during the Economic Crisis of 2022-2023

    21 December 2023

    Why the unemployment rate does not tell the full story

  2. Guidelines on Green Employment Diagnostics for Just Transitions

    21 December 2023

    Supporting countries understand and respond to the opportunities and threats posed by climate change, and policy responses to promote just transitions

  3. Part II: Two decades of national employment policies 2000-2020

    14 December 2023

    Towards a new generation of national employment policies (NEPs): What can we learn from the evolution of the scope and content of NEPs?

  4. Digital labour platforms and national employment policies in China: Studying the case of food delivery platforms

    04 December 2023

    This paper takes the food-delivery platforms as a case study to examine the impact of digital labour platforms on employment and labour market in China. It reviews the recent employment policies in the digital economy including policies of labour relations, social security, wages, etc., and suggests the new approaches and elements for the comprehensive national employment policies framework in the era of digitalization in China.

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    Employment Policy Department Newsletter, Nov/Dec 2023

    24 November 2023

  6. Digital Employment Diagnostic Guidelines

    07 November 2023

    These guidelines serve as a comprehensive framework to assess, analyze, and understand the multifaceted dimensions of digital employment.

  7. Guide for the review of employment-related public expenditures and application to six pilot countries

    12 October 2023

    This report presents the first assessment of employment-related public expenditures (ERPEs) in six pilot countries, as an input to support the gradual transition towards pro-employment budgets. The goal is to understand the consistency of public expenditures with national employment policies and issues related to their incidence, effectiveness, and allocative efficiency.

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    Employment Policy Department Newsletter, Sept/Oct 2023

    24 September 2023

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    Employment Policy Department Newsletter, July/August 2023

    01 August 2023

  10. Public employment services and active labour market policies for transitions: Responses to mega trends and crises

    14 July 2023

    The first global report by the ILO on public employment services explores their role in mitigating the labor market disruptions stemming from the COVID-19 crisis and potentially future crises. Additionally, it investigates the adaptive measures and innovative strategies these institutions have employed to navigate the evolving world of work during the past two decades.

  11. JobAgri: Putting knowledge to work to support job-rich investments in agriculture and agri-food chains in Africa

    28 June 2023

  12. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Cross country review

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief reviews and compares the findings of the Briefs on the seven countries - Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal and Uganda. It tracks the trends in youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition across and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in these countries.

  13. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Uganda

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Uganda and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Uganda.

  14. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Senegal

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Senegal and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Senegal.

  15. ILO Youth Country Briefs: Rwanda

    27 June 2023

    This analytical Brief summarises youth labour markets, the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment, and the school-to-work transition in Rwanda and its evolution in recent years. It identifies where youth labour market outcomes indicate recovery and where challenges remain in Rwanda.