Resources on Gender equality

  1. Presentation

    Proposed indicators of gender gaps in job quality

    14 May 2021

    G20 Leaders have called for roadmap to ensure progress in reducing gender gaps in participation and job quality

  2. Publication

    How does the ILO SCORE Training Address Audit Issues?

    14 May 2021

  3. Fact sheet

    The effects of automation in the apparel and automotive sectors and their gender dimensions

    13 May 2021

  4. Spotlight Interviews with Co-operators

    Liz Green, Executive Vice President, ICMIF

    13 May 2021

    “Spotlight Interviews with Co-operators” is a series of interviews with co-operators from around the world with whom ILO officials have crossed paths during the course of their work on cooperatives and the wider social and solidarity economy (SSE). On this occasion, the ILO interviewed Liz Green, Executive Vice President at ICMIF.

  5. © Portuguese Presidency EU 2021

    Social Summit in Porto

    ILO Director-General addresses EU Social Summit in Porto

    13 May 2021

    Europe must seize its opportunity to increase investment in training, social protection, social dialogue and the jobs of the future, ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, told EU leaders at their Social Summit in Porto, Portugal.

  6. News

    The ILO and IFC launch Community of Practice among insurers to reduce the protection gap for women

    11 May 2021

    New partnership will lead 21 insurance-industry organizations from 16 countries to better understand and serve the women’s insurance market—supporting both financial inclusion and employment opportunities for women.

  7. Podcast series: Global challenges – Global solutions

    Is the future ready for youth? Youth employment policies for evolving labour markets

    05 May 2021

    Interview with Sukti Dasgupta, ILO Employment Department Chief of the Employment, Labour Markets and Youth Branch, and Juan Chacaltana, Senior Employment Policies Specialist.

  8. Collective knowledge that works for youth!

    Decent Jobs for Youth & Generation Unlimited Launch New Knowledge Facility, YouthForesight

    04 May 2021

    YouthForesight will serve as a one-stop shop providing curated publications, databases, tools and multimedia resources to support evidence-based action on young people’s education and skilling, employment, entrepreneurship, and engagement.

  9. Gender equality

    Break the glass ceiling of gender equality at work

    26 April 2021

    Around the world, more and more women are participating in the labour market. However, women are still inadequately represented at the labour market and gender barriers remain.

  10. Women in STEM

    Strengthening employability of female youth in the STEM sector

    15 April 2021

    The ILO supports the greater participation of women in the digitalization. Three young women share their journeys to strengthening their employability and competitiveness for better future.