Events and meetings

August 2019

  1. Workshop on big data for skills anticipation and matching

  2. Sub-Regional Tripartite Consultations for the Formulation of Skills Partnerships on Migration in Western Africa and the Sahel

    Skills partnerships can contribute to reaping migrants’ potential more effectively, being an innovative mechanism for maximising brain gain and sharing the benefits of migration for both origin and destination countries.

  3. Sub-Regional Tripartite Consultations for the Formulation of Skills Partnerships on Migration in Central Africa

    Skills partnerships can contribute to reaping migrants’ potential more effectively, being an innovative mechanism for maximising brain gain and sharing the benefits of migration for both origin and destination countries.

June 2019

  1. Promoting Quality Apprenticeship and Industries - Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) Partnership on Quality Skills Development

    One of the strategic areas of ILO’s assistance to Indonesia is in the field of skills development to strengthen the national vocational strategy. The key element on the vocational strategy requires strong partnership between Industry and TVET.

May 2019

  1. ILO-Norway “SKILL-UP” Partnership Programme meet to examine progress and plans by the end of the year

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) invited representatives of the ILO’s SKILLS Branch and ILO’s Partnerships for Development Department (PARDEV) to Oslo on 14 February to examine progress on Phase II of the Norway-ILO Programme Collaboration Agreement (PCA).

  2. Achieving Equal Pay: Lessons from the ILO 2018-2019 Global Wage Report and Global Stakeholders

April 2019

  1. Development of occupational standards, qualifications and assessment tools

    The National training workshop will aim to share the fundamentals of knowledge and techniques for the development of occupational standards and competency-based qualifications in Kyrgyzstan enabling to implement the national pilot project. The workshop will be attended by experts and resource people from other participating countries: Armenia, Tajikistan, Russia.

  2. Workshop on Quality Apprenticeships held in West Africa

    This three-day workshop, organized as part of the Global Initiative for Decent Youth Employment, examined the challenges and opportunities for a quality apprenticeship system in the six West African countries participating in the event.

  3. Boosting Skills for a Just Transition and the Future of Work - 6 June, 2019

    ILO Global Forum on a Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies for All

March 2019

  1. Media Training and Media Fellowship on Promoting Quality Apprenticeship

    Skills mismatch and school to work transition is considered to be the main challenge and there is huge commitment from the Government of Indonesia to address this issue through apprenticeship.

  2. Seminar for International Women’s Day 2019: Think equal, build smart and innovate for change

    Each year International Women’s Day (IWD) creates an opportunity to explore new ways of removing barriers and accelerating progress for gender equality.

December 2018

  1. Seminar on Quality Work-Based Learning in Indonesia: Implementing the G20 Commitment to Skills Development

    The ILO will collaborate with the Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs and APINDO to hold a one-day workshop on Quality Work-based Learning Program in Indonesia. The workshop will focus on two main topics: policy framework and good practices and experiences of selected companies to implement work based learning programmes.

November 2018

  1. Skills and the Future of Work: Strategies for Inclusive Growth in Asia and the Pacific

    The ILO-Korea TVET Forum, 2018 is the second bi-annual forum which has been co-hosted by the ILO and the Ministry of Employment and Labour of the Republic of Korea.

September 2018

  1. National workshop “Improving governance of TVET at the regional level in Kyrgyzstan (on the example of Chuy region)”

August 2018

  1. Togo: STED Capacity Building Training Workshop

    The ILO has organized a STED capacity building training workshop in Lomé, Togo on 10-13 July 2018 for national and sectoral stakeholders including representatives from government ministries and apex organizations, representatives from workers’ and employers’ organizations, representatives from sectoral organizations and associations, and representatives from training institutions and universities.

July 2018

  1. The 4th Regional Skills Technical Working Group (RSTWG) Meeting

    The meeting aims to facilitate greater understanding of the evolving context of the mutual recognition of skills (MRS) implementation, sharing of experience in the strengthening of legislative framework and institutional capacity and arrangements of the MRS and discussion on the next steps for taking the MRS forward, including the pilot implementation.

May 2018

  1. International Conference on Innovations in Apprenticeships: A skilled workforce for the Future

April 2018

  1. 2018 Global Commodities Forum, "Building skills for sustainable development"

    The Global Commodities Forum is part of the UNCTAD Technical Cooperation programme, Breaking the Chains of Commodity Dependence. The event will include the participation of the ILO Director of the Employment Policy Department and representatives of the Skills and Employability Branch.

  2. E-Discussion: Quality, Innovative Apprenticeships for the Future of Work

    Organized by the ILO with support from partner organizations such as the European Alliance for Apprenticeships, the European Commission, the OECD, UNESCO and the Global Apprenticeship Network (GAN). The online discussion to be hosted on the Global Skills for Employment Knowledge Sharing Platform from 14 to 25 May 2018.

  3. Global Forum on Migration and Development: Thematic workshop on skills and labour migration

    As part of the Global Forum on Migration and Development contribution to the United Nations’ Global Compact on Migration (GCM), a thematic workshop on skills and labour migration, will be held on 3 May.