The ILO has a mandate, recognized in the 2008 Declaration, to promote sustainable enterprises as an integral part of the Decent Work Agenda.Guy Ryder, Director-General
International Labour Organization
20 July 2017
The ILO Office for China and Mongolia and Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) are cooperating to improve the productivity, competiveness and sustainability of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province and Shanghai.
20 July 2017
If you’ve tried measuring productive employment, chances are that you’ve run into some challenges defining exactly what it is – how do you measure who’s been productive and who hasn’t? To shed some light on the measurement challenge, the Lab has set out a methodology to guide you through developing and measuring a productive employment indicator so you can better understand your project’s impact on productive employment.
19 July 2017
This latest issue of the ILO COOP Newsletter highlights a number of recent events and developments on cooperatives.
International Day of Cooperatives 2017: COPAC holds event at the UN on the role of cooperatives in advancing inclusive development
17 July 2017
Partnership for Action on Green Economy
High level political forum side event: Recalibrating market forces: how greener and more inclusive economies and finance are delivering on the sustainable development goals
The side-event led by PAGE and the government of Finland will explore innovations that countries are leading to advance the 2030 agenda and to transform economies in ways that advance social wellbeing and ensure effective management of natural resources.