Resources on Gender equality

  1. Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth

    Global Survey on Youth Employment and COVID-19

    03 April 2020

    To bring youth voices to the forefront of action and policy responses, the ILO and partners of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth (DJY) are conducting a survey on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on youth and the world of work.

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    Quartz

    Coronavirus is imperiling billions of informal workers—especially women

    02 April 2020

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    Deccan Herald

    Will coronavirus make the gender pay gap worse?

    31 March 2020

  4. Publication

    Women and aviation: Quality jobs, attraction and retention

    31 March 2020

    The paper includes information on some of the current issues faced by women in civil aviation.

  5. Event

    Gender Equality, Disability Awareness and Theory of Change Workshops

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

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    The Star

    Why chores done by women increase coronavirus risk

    23 March 2020

  7. ILO/Sida Partnership on Employment Working Paper No. 4

    Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and employment policies in the Philippines

    23 March 2020

  8. Health insurance

    Viet Nam’s female factory workers empowered with knowledge on health protection entitlements

    23 March 2020

    A series of awareness raising activities have been put in place as an ILO study points out knowledge gaps related to health insurance, sickness and maternity benefits amongst female factory workers.

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    Yahoo! UK

    Women in the workforce: Dismal picture, but immense opportunity waiting to be tapped

    18 March 2020

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    Sowetan Live

    Patriarchy in Arabic society still a steep hill to climb for women

    17 March 2020