What's new

  1. Publication

    What role for labour market policies and institutions in development? Enhancing security in developing countries and emerging economies

    17 December 2010

    Employment Working Paper No. 67

  2. Video News Release

    Malawi: Businesswomen on Board with HIV/AIDS Message

    01 December 2010

    It’s tough to be an entrepreneur; it’s a lot tougher when you’re a woman from a low income background, running a small scale enterprise across international borders. But in Malawi the challenges for pioneering women entrepreneurs also include the risk of HIV infection. That’s why a local business association is welcoming a new initiative to educate entrepreneurs how to protect themselves. And the classroom is an unconventional one; on board the bus to buy goods across the border in Tanzania.

  3. Publication

    The KwaZulu Natal tourism sector: Selected Perspectives on the Enabling Environment for Women's Entrepreneurs

    15 November 2010

    Assessment Report

  4. Publication

    Flyer for World of Work Report 2010

    11 November 2010

  5. Project

    Business Opportunities and Support Services (BOSS) Project (Timor-Leste)

    01 October 2010

    The BOSS Project aims to contribute to employment creation and income generation based upon a systemic approach to enterprise development.

  6. Publication

    Flyer for Ergonomic checkpoints. Second edition

    15 July 2010

  7. Publication

    Ergonomic checkpoints: Practical and easy-to-implement solutions for improving safety, health and working conditions. Second edition

    15 July 2010

    Fully revised and expanded, this new edition of the highly successful Ergonomic checkpoints is aimed at reducing work-related accidents and diseases and improving safety, health and working conditions. Building on the wealth of experience of practitioners in applying these checkpoints, the second edition features revised text, additional checkpoints and new, full-colour illustrations.

  8. I-News

    President of Switzerland launches project to support Indonesian small and medium-sized enterprises

    09 July 2010

    The President of the Swiss Confederation, H.E. Madame Doris Leuthard, attended the launch of an ILO project designed to help Indonesia’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) become more competitive and sustainable by focusing on workplace cooperation and improving labour and working conditions.

  9. Publication

    Mitigating a Jobs Crisis: Innovations in Public Employment Programmes (IPEP)

    01 July 2010

    Employment Sector - Employment Report No. 6

  10. Second edition

    Ergonomic checkpoints: Practical and easy-to-implement solutions for improving safety, health and working conditions

    01 July 2010

    The manual aims at reducing work-related accidents and diseases and improving safety, health and working conditions. The checkpoints offer practical, low-cost solutions to ergonomic problems, particularly for small and medium-sized enterprises. This second edition features revised text, additional checkpoints and new, full-colour illustrations.