Events

November 2020

  1. Technical Webinar: The role of cooperatives and social and solidarity economy organizations in forced displacement contexts

    23 November 2020

    With the aim of highlighting the role and contributions of cooperatives and SSEOs in forced displacement contexts, the ILO COOP Unit and the PROSPECTS programme are organizing a webinar to allow for interactive discussion between practitioners and project implementers.

  2. Course: Making financial inclusion work for refugees and host communities

    16 - 20 November 2020

    This training programme helps financial service providers to diversify their product portfolio through serving refugees and host communities, in a strategic and cost-effective manner.

  3. Youth at Heart Virtual Forum 2020: ILO's session on decent jobs for youth

    2 November 2020

    The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs has set up the Youth at Heart virtual forum to address the issues affecting youth around the world. This session will feature an interactive conversation with young people about solutions, including youth-led, to the challenges posed by COVID-19 on themselves and their peers.

  4. Geneva Peace Week: Improving prospects, social cohesion and peaceful coexistence for forcibly displaced persons and host communities

    2 November 2020

    On Monday November 2nd 2020, join the International Labour Organization for an online PROSPECTS panel discussion.

October 2020

  1. ILO PROSPECTS in Egypt trains 171 potential enterprise development trainers from NGOs

    16 October 2020

    In the framework of the PROSPECTS programme, the ILO in Egypt rolled-out nine Training of Trainer (ToT) workshops over two months and trained 171 NGO professionals on enterprise development. The aim is to support the eventual integration of refugees and host communities into the labour market.

June 2020

  1. World Refugee Day: Everyone Counts

    20 June 2020

    In light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the UNHCR calls for global solidarity from the entire international community between and towards each other to protect in this time of need.

  2. World Day Against Child Labour: Protecting forcibly displaced and host community children

    12 June 2020

    On 12 June 2020, the PROSPECTS programme joins the rest of world in marking the World Day Against Child Labour. Tackling child labour among forcibly displaced or host populations is critical in ensuring all children are protected from exploitation and abuse, have access to education and can aspire to a fulfilled, safe and happy childhood among their families, peers and communities.

January 2020

  1. Internal Strategy and Planning Meeting

    27 - 31 January 2020

    Internal Strategy and Planning Meeting in Cairo (27-31 January 2020)

December 2019

  1. Global Refugee Forum

    16 - 18 December 2019

    One year after the historic affirmation of the Global Compact on Refugees, the first Global Refugee Forum is a critical opportunity to build momentum towards achieving the objectives of this new commitment and strengthen the collective response to refugee situations.

September 2019

  1. Gender Equality and Disability Awareness Workshops

    23 September - 18 October 2019

    Mainstreaming gender equality and disability awareness into the design and delivery of ILO’s component of the PROSPECTS Partnership