Resources on Care Economy
ILO promotes a greater investment in care leaves and services for a more Indonesia’s gender equal world of work
22 March 2023
The ILO organizes a two-day capacity building workshop for its social partners to scale-up and accelerate progresses in Indonesia’s investment in care.
Reaching out to young workers and youth through a radio campaign
11 March 2023
The ILO organizes a series of radio talkshows on issues related to women, youth and work to commemorate the International Women’s Day.
It is time for Indonesia to invest in care leave and services
08 March 2023
Investing in care leave and services improves women's participation in the workforce and ensures quality childcare. The ILO promotes transformative care work policies through social dialogues.
ILO launches Global Care Policy Portal and Care Policy Investment Simulator
07 March 2023
ILO hopes these new tools will encourage the investment needed to support the two billion people still without adequate maternity and paternity support, parental leave and childcare services.
The New ILO Care Policy Investment Simulator: Technological innovation to promote gender-transformative investments in the care economy
ILO care policy investment simulator: Technical note
07 March 2023
This Technical Note provides guidance on how to use the online ILO Care Policy Investment Simulator by explaining the underlying methodology, calculations and results. The Simulator helps build tailor-made care policy investment packages to fill national gaps on care leave policies and services, as a means of advancing the ILO transformative agenda for gender equality and non-discrimination.
Employment Working Group
Reducing inequality, ensuring appropriate wages and care economy
02 March 2023
This presentation held at the 1st meeting of the Employment Working Group under the presidency of Japan provides an analysis and policy suggestions for reduced inequality and appropriate wages in the care economy.
ILO stresses the need for transformative care economy policies with decent employment opportunities for domestic workers
28 February 2023
An Ibero-American symposium in Cartagena aims to identify challenges and opportunities for policy makers. The ILO Director-General joined Ministers of Labour from Latin America and Spain for Tuesday's virtual opening session.
UN Women - ILO Joint Programme
Technical workshop on Care, Decent Work and Macroeconomic Policy
This technical workshop will showcase results of the UN Women and - ILO Joint Programme collaboration, inform on key lessons learnt, share innovative approaches, and reflect on issues and strategic future perspectives on care, decent work and macroeconomic policy.
WEF Annual Meeting in Davos
ILO Director-General highlights world of work issues and social justice at World Economic Forum
16 January 2023
The ILO Director-General, Gilbert Houngbo emphasized the need for social justice at the gathering of leaders in the Swiss resort of Davos.