News and events


  1. Publication

    RBSA Success stories in Arab States

    31 January 2012

  2. Publication

    RBSA Success stories in the Americas

    31 January 2012

  3. Publication

    RBSA Success stories in Asia & the Pacific

    31 January 2012

  4. Publication

    RBSA Success stories in Africa

    31 January 2012

  5. Publication

    Regular Budget Supplementary Account

    31 January 2012

  6. Publication

    Convergences: Decent work and social justice in religious traditions – A handbook

    31 January 2012

    This handbook demonstrates that in different religions and spiritual traditions there is great convergence of values on the subject of work. Human dignity, solidarity and above all the connection between work, social justice and peace put us on common ground.


  1. PARDEV Newsletter No. 25

    South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC); Desk review of 2010 UNDAFS

    09 November 2011

  2. Press release

    World of Work Report 2011- ILO says world heading for a new and deeper jobs recession, warns of more social unrest

    31 October 2011

    In a grim analysis issued on the eve of the G20 leaders summit, the International Labour Organization (ILO) says the global economy is on the verge of a new and deeper jobs recession that will further delay the global economic recovery and may ignite more social unrest in scores of countries.

  3. ILO report

    Global Employment Trends for Youth: 2011 update

    26 October 2011

    The report presents the latest global and regional labour market trends for youth and examines whether or not the situation that young people face in the labour market has improved or worsened over the year and a half since the release of the special edition of the Global Employment Trends for Youth, August 2010 on the impact of the economic crisis. One year later, with an environment of growing uncertainty in the economic recovery and stalled recovery in the job market, the report draws the unfortunate conclusion that the situation facing youth in the labour market has not improved and that prospects for the future are not much better.

  4. Publication

    Making Globalization Socially Sustainable

    20 September 2011

    Globalization is widely seen as a powerful engine that has the potential to promote growth and development. For many years, however, concerns have also been raised about the effects of globalization on jobs and wages. This has led to questions about the social sustainability of globalization. This volume consists of contributions by leading academic experts who analyse the various channels through which globalization affects jobs and wages.