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    ILO welcomes commitments in G7 leaders’ communiqué

    New commitments by the G7 Leaders, covering gender equality, tackling inflation, climate change, and support for a just transition to a sustainable and inclusive future, have been welcomed by the ILO.

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  • Small enterprises, engines of a green and inclusive economic recovery

    Self-employment and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) account for over two-thirds of jobs globally. They have been hit hard by the effects of COVID pandemic. The ILO has published a new guide to support employment policies that help SMEs maintain and create decent and green jobs.

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    App helps protect outdoor workers from dangers of the sun

    Skin cancer is preventable, yet despite this more than 120,000 people globally died of the disease and more than 1.5 million were diagnosed with it in 2020.

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  • South Africa develops its social and solidarity economy

    ILO in Action

    The South African government has embarked on an ambitious programme to develop the social and solidarity economy in the country, with technical support from the ILO. The social and solidarity economy comprises of entities that pursue social, economic, and environmental objectives in the collective interest of their members and users. Chief Technical Adviser, Kerryn Krige explains.

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