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    When a woman becomes boss in a man's world


    Entrepreneur, Takhmina Bakhronova, is the first woman to break into the male-dominated taxi business in Tajikistan’s capital, Dushanbe.


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    Is the menopause a workplace issue?


    Traditionally the menopause has been seen as a medical, personal issue, but an increasing number of employers, trade unions and policymakers are re-evaluating it as a business and economic matter, one that is integral to the world of work. So, how should the menopause be handled in the workplace?


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    It takes a community to end child labour


    Meet Peace Okebugwu, a project manager at the Beulah Future Leaders Foundation. She is using community education to help end child labour in Nigeria.


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    A blooming business for a young entrepreneur


    Taking every business training opportunity she could find, 25-year-old Mariam Kobalia has developed a thriving business in Georgia running a flower shop and growing roses in her own greenhouses.


  1. Global Call to Action for a Human-Centred Recovery


  1. Media Advisory

    ILO to release new analysis of labour market and social trends

Programmes and results

  1. ILO's flagship programmes

    The ILO has integrated many of its existing technical projects into five flagship programmes, designed to enhance the efficiency and impact of its development cooperation with constituents on a global scale.


  1. Partnering for Development

    With over 50 years of experience in development cooperation, the ILO today has a bigger portfolio than ever with some 600 active programmes and projects in more than 100 countries.

  2. ILO projects worldwide

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  1. Trainings and courses

    ILO Training Centre

    Global provider of training for the world of work

  2. Knowledge sharing platform: Skills and Lifelong Learning