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  1. News

    A two-day symposium is held to celebrate the centennial of the Cooperatives Unit of the ILO

    27 November 2020

    The ILO held a two-day symposium on the occasion of the centennial of its Cooperatives Unit.

  2. Event

    ILO SME Webinar – “Effectiveness of Business Training: how can we design, implement and measure better?”

  3. Video

    Improvements at Woodsland Tuyen Quang JSC. through SCORE Training

    27 November 2020

    Woodsland Joint Stock Company is a Vietnamese furniture manufacturer for export to the United States, Canada, Europe and Russia. The company enrolled in SCORE Training in Vietnam in April 2020 and has since seen great improvements in productivity and the working environment.

  4. Publication

    Women’s Entrepreneurship Self-Check (WE-Check)

    26 November 2020

    An organisational assessment for gender-responsive business development support.

  5. Publication

    Gender and Entrepreneurship Together (GET Ahead)

    26 November 2020

    Gender-sensitive entrepreneurship training and support for women and men with basic numeracy or literacy skills.

  6. Publication

    Executive summary - Impact of ILO SCORE Training on management practices, working conditions and business results in Peruvian SMEs

    24 November 2020

  7. News

    ILO Green Jobs participated in GGKP Webinar on "Green jobs and a just transition: Country perspectives"

    20 November 2020

    This webinar features a discussion on how governments and business can lead a just transition to greener economies. The panel includes country perspectives from Argentina and South Africa, providing an opportunity for an exchange on lessons learned and best practices for overcoming social, political and technical challenges.

  8. Publication

    20 lessons learned from the Climate Risk Adaptation and Insurance in the Caribbean (CRAIC) project

    20 November 2020

    The Climate Risk Adaptation and Insurance in the Caribbean (CRAIC) project seeks to address climate change, adaptation and vulnerability by promoting weather-index based insurance as a risk management instrument in the Caribbean. This publication details 20 lessons learned from the CRAIC project and Livelihood Protection Policy, spanning across four different themes: managing expectations, product design, market development and engagement for sustainability.

  9. ILO COOP 100 Interview

    ILO COOP 100 Interview with Mounir Kleibo, Representative of the International Labour Organization in Jerusalem

    19 November 2020

    Established in March 1920, the ILO’s Cooperatives Unit marks its Centenary in 2020. On this occasion, the ILO COOP 100 Interview series features past and present ILO colleagues and key partners who were closely engaged in the ILO's work on cooperatives and the wider social and solidarity economy (SSE). The interviews reflect on their experience and contributions in the past and shares their thoughts on the future of cooperatives and the SSE in a changing world of work.

  10. News

    UTIPEC implements a Gender Equality Policy through SCORE Training

    19 November 2020

    Through ILO's SCORE Training, UTIPEC (Union of the Petroleum and Energy Industry Workers of Colombia) is the first union in the hydrocarbon sector in Colombia to implement a Gender Equality Policy.