Questions & answers
The role of social dialogue and the social partners in addressing the consequences of COVID-19 in the informal economy
29 October 2020
ILO Working Paper 11
13 October 2020
This paper explores the implications of the digital labour platforms for labour regulation in China and the potential applicability of existing laws and regulations to platform work.
Why settle for recovery? A guidance note on building back better micro & small enterprises and resilient market systems during crisis and after lockdown
12 October 2020
ILO Working Paper 9
Applying labour law to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises: A comparative study of 16 countries
07 October 2020
This study considers the ways in which different countries regulate labour rights for MSME workers, its main purpose being to improve understanding of current trends and developments in this area. The 16 countries covered by the study are Brazil, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Germany, Mexico, Nepal, Peru, the Russian Federation, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Turkey and the United Republic of Tanzania.
Labour Overview in times of COVID-19: Impact on the labour market and income in Latin America and the Caribbean [Second Edition]
30 September 2020
Latin America and the Caribbean are experiencing an unprecedented crisis in their labour markets as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The sharp loss of employment, hours worked, and income reflects the significant effects that the reduction in the level of economic activity has had on labour dynamics.
COVID-19 Pandemic in the World of Work
23 September 2020
Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth
21 September 2020
The research reviews the entrepreneurial ecosystem to assess capacity to foster young green entrepreneurship and to address the social and environmental challenges. The report considers from the perspective of key stakeholders, primarily those providing business development services (BDS) and experts in the field of youth and social entrepreneurship, as well as government representatives and entrepreneurs themselves.
Call for proposal - Applications to Conduct a Diagnosis on Informality in Targeted Intervention Areas of the PROSPECTS Programme in Uganda
17 September 2020
15 September 2020
Answering key questions around informality in micro and small enterprises during the COVID-19 crisis
14 September 2020