Highlights

July 23, 2021

BRICS commitment to jobs, social protection & social dialogue welcomed by ILO

ILO Director-General Guy Ryder has welcomed the commitment made by Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (the BRICS countries) to take more action to support labour markets in meeting the unprecedented challenge of COVID-19 . In remarks  to the sixth BRICS Labour […]
June 30, 2021
elearning TURK / COL

ILO Turkey and Colombia e-learning course on promoting decent work for refugees

Turkey and Colombia are the largest refugee-hosting countries in the world. In order to promote decent work for refugees and migrants in the context of covid 19, ILO-Turkey and Colombia are conducting a triangular south-south cooperation (TSC) initiative through three-week […]
June 29, 2021

BRICS formalization : knowledge development series

The BRICS formalization knowledge series , with a South-South approach, held virtually from July-August 2021, aims to promote South-South cooperation between the BRICS countries on the transition to formality from informality. Don’t miss key sessions on 3-5 August 2021; 10-12 […]
June 25, 2021
https://drive.google.com/drive/u/4/folders/11mm0rCFAogfI3zVniMYhU7MHNC7SuazY?form=MY01SV&OCID=MY01SV

South-South cooperation and financing decent work

Several countries, especially emerging economies and developing countries, share similar socio-economic conditions and face the same type of challenges related to sustainable socioeconomic development. Different countries often face common hazards and similar vulnerabilities. The diversity of development experiences and initiatives […]
June 22, 2021

Informality and the potential for south-south cooperation between BRICS 

The BRICS are a driving force in the global economy, and the global labour market, representing almost 44 per cent of the word’s labour force. Overall, the BRICS countries (that is Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) have seen […]
June 7, 2021

BRICS and ILO factsheet

The ILO and the BRICS Countries as well as the Civil Society Organisations (CSO), Government and social partners cooperation has actively increased in the recent years. The BRICS have shown that their large, fast-growing economies equip them to facilitate dialogue […]
June 7, 2021

Report on the 5th World Forum on Local Economic Development

The 5th Global Forum was held from 26 to 1 June 2021 virtually due to the pandemic. Organized in Cordoba, Argentina, it addressed issues related to local economic development in the context of the COVID19 crisis, as well as its […]
May 19, 2021

5th World Forum of Local Economic Development

The World Forum of Local Economic Development (WFLED) is an international event held annually to promote international dialogue and share experiences in Local Economic Development (LED), providing the opportunity to transform a global alliance of actors in concrete partnership at […]
March 9, 2021

SENAC 360: A virtual study visit for peer-learning on skills development

The ILO’s Inter-American Centre for Knowledge Development in Vocational Training (CINTERFOR) has launched its first virtual study visit, with the support of the Partnerships and Field Support Department (ILO/PARDEV) under the framework of South-South and Triangular Cooperation. CINTERFOR has facilitated […]
March 1, 2021
https://drive.google.com/drive/u/4/folders/11mm0rCFAogfI3zVniMYhU7MHNC7SuazY?form=MY01SV&OCID=MY01SV

South-South Skills V-Forum: 21-22 April 2021

  The ILO SKILLS Branch in Geneva, the regional office for Africa, the Partnerships and Field Support Department (PARDEV) and the International Training Centre (ITC) joined forces to promote South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) on skills development in Africa and […]
February 25, 2021
https://drive.google.com/drive/u/4/folders/11mm0rCFAogfI3zVniMYhU7MHNC7SuazY?form=MY01SV&OCID=MY01SV

SSTC Good Practice: Pacific Climate Change Migration and Human Security Programme

Since September, Government Officials from around the Pacific region started a series of virtual policy discussions this week that will examine how climate change and disasters will affect mobility trends in the Pacific Islands. The regional policy dialogue is facilitated […]
February 17, 2021

Towards integrated strategy for the transition to formality: Road maps for Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan (ILO, 2021)

As a result of the ILO South-South and Triangular Cooperation knowledge-sharing project on an Integrated Approach Towards Formalization in Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan, the report sets out road maps for the four countries to make progress towards an integrated […]