Events and training on labour migration

November 2020

  1. Event

    Technical Webinar: The role of cooperatives and social and solidarity economy organizations in forced displacement contexts

    23 November 2020

    With the aim of highlighting the role and contributions of cooperatives and SSEOs in forced displacement contexts, the ILO COOP Unit and the PROSPECTS programme are organizing a webinar to allow for interactive discussion between practitioners and project implementers.

  2. Event

    Course: Making financial inclusion work for refugees and host communities

    16 - 20 November 2020

    This training programme helps financial service providers to diversify their product portfolio through serving refugees and host communities, in a strategic and cost-effective manner.

  3. Event

    Technical Webinar: Key issues on the transition from informality to formality in forced displacement contexts

    5 November 2020

  4. Geneva Peace Week 2020

    From Crisis to Opportunity for Sustainable Peace: Addressing interactions between health, employment and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19

    4 November 2020

    The virtual event is organized by the ILO in collaboration with WHO, PBSO and Interpeace in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2020, which will take place from 2 to 6 November.

  5. Geneva Peace Week 2020

    From Crisis to Opportunity for Sustainable Peace: Addressing interactions between health, employment and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19

    4 November 2020

    The virtual event is organized by the ILO in collaboration with WHO, PBSO and Interpeace in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2020, which will take place from 2 to 6 November.

  6. Event

    Youth at Heart Virtual Forum 2020: ILO's session on decent jobs for youth

    2 November 2020

    The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs has set up the Youth at Heart virtual forum to address the issues affecting youth around the world. This session will feature an interactive conversation with young people about solutions, including youth-led, to the challenges posed by COVID-19 on themselves and their peers.

  7. Event

    Geneva Peace Week: Improving prospects, social cohesion and peaceful coexistence for forcibly displaced persons and host communities

    2 November 2020

    On Monday November 2nd 2020, join the International Labour Organization for an online PROSPECTS panel discussion.

October 2020

  1. Joint Sida-ILO-UNHCR Workshop

    Putting Nexus into Practice: Using and Developing Markets to Promote Livelihoods and Decent Work in Fragile Contexts

    21 October 2020

    How ILO and UNHCR Went from Talk to Walk Using a Joint Approach for Inclusive Market Systems

  2. Event

    ILO PROSPECTS in Egypt trains 171 potential enterprise development trainers from NGOs

    16 October 2020

    In the framework of the PROSPECTS programme, the ILO in Egypt rolled-out nine Training of Trainer (ToT) workshops over two months and trained 171 NGO professionals on enterprise development. The aim is to support the eventual integration of refugees and host communities into the labour market.

  3. Event

    Validation workshop: Financial Education programme for refugees, IDPs and host communities

    16 October 2020

    The main objective of the workshop was to present the ongoing process of adaptation of materials for the PROSPECTS Project and to obtain feedback, opinions and impressions from strategic partners in Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan and Uganda for the generation of the final version of the manuals.

September 2020

  1. Webinar

    Towards a brighter future of work in the digital economy - Global Research Webinar

    30 September 2020

    Co-organized by the ILO and the Sophia University of Japan