Books and reports

April 2024

  1. Report

    Ensuring safety and health at work in a changing climate

    22 April 2024

February 2024

  1. Report

    Arab States Employment and Social Outlook - Trends 2024: Promoting social justice through a just transition

    20 February 2024

January 2024

  1. Report

    Preventing and addressing violence and harassment in the world of work through occupational safety and health measures

    15 January 2024

    The report addresses the widespread issue of violence and harassment in the workplace and emphasizes the need for comprehensive measures, including international conventions and safety protocols, to combat these challenges globally.

  2. Report

    World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2024

    10 January 2024

    Labour markets have shown surprising resilience despite deteriorating economic conditions, but recovery from the pandemic remains uneven as new vulnerabilities and multiple crises are eroding prospects for greater social justice.

December 2023

  1. Book

    Human-centred approach to increasing workplace productivity: Evidence from Asia

    11 December 2023

    This book examines emerging signs that human-centered human resource management (HRM) practices increased workplace productivity in four major economies in Asia, namely China, India, Japan and the Republic of Korea.

  2. Book

    Human-Centred Economics: The Living Standards of Nations

    05 December 2023

September 2023

  1. Report

    Renewable Energy and Jobs: Annual Review 2023

    28 September 2023

    This tenth edition of Renewable energy and jobs: Annual review by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO) offers the latest set of global renewable energy employment estimates, which are based on IRENA’s own methodologies and calculations, as well as a large array of reports published by government agencies, industry associations, non-governmental organisations and academic experts.

  2. Report

    Transformative change and SDG 8 : The critical role of collective capabilities and societal learning

    13 September 2023

June 2023

  1. Short Report

    The road to decent work for domestic workers

    05 June 2023

March 2023

  1. Publication

    World Employment and Social Outlook 2023: The value of essential work

    15 March 2023

    Key workers are essential for societies to function. The new edition of the ILO flagship report calls for a revaluation of their work to reflect their social contribution, and for greater investment in key sectors.