Employment Policy Department

Promoting full and productive employment by developing integrated employment, development and skills policies that maximize the employment impact of economic growth, investment and development and which are inclusive, gender sensitive, productive and sustainable is essential for achieving ILO’s strategic objective on employment".               
Ms Azita Berar Awad


  1. Our impact, their voices

    “We cannot live without doing anything”

    16 March 2018

    Kinofelis, a public works programme in Greece, has helped some 45,000 beneficiaries find a job, giving new hope to communities in the crisis-shaken country. The ILO was asked by the European Commission to improve the programme by focusing on skills, social protection and the payment of the minimum wage.

  2. Publication

    Employment and growth in Indonesia (1990–2015)

    28 February 2018

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 239

  3. GAIN

    Launching of the GAIN Training Guidebook during the 3rd GAIN Conference

    01 February 2018

    The third GAIN Conference, which followed the Global Forum on Just Transition, gave a tribune for researchers and policy makers to exchange on research methods and country experiences to evaluate the impact of transitioning towards greener economy.

  4. Publication

    Rethinking macroeconomic policies for full employment and inclusive growth: Some elements

    01 February 2018

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 238

  5. Publication

    Good practices in using partnerships for effective and efficient delivery of employment services in India

    01 February 2018

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 233

  6. © Peder Sterll 2018

    World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2018

    ILO: Unemployment and decent work deficits to remain high in 2018

    22 January 2018

    The ILO’s flagship report shows that while the global unemployment rate is stabilizing, unemployment and decent work deficits will stay at persistently high levels in many parts of the world.

  7. Publication

    Decent Work Inter-Regional SAM Modelling with Employment Satellite Extension Including Regional Infrastructure Scenarios: Case Study 2005 IRSAM

    22 December 2017

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 217