Employment Situation in Latin America and the Caribbean (Number 22): The challenges of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
21 May 2020
ECLAC and the ILO presented a new joint publication in which they analyze labour challenges in the wake of the pandemic. The organizations indicate that the crisis will likely cause 11.5 million more people to be unemployed in Latin America and the Caribbean.
08 May 2020
Country brief prepared by the ILO’s Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on migrant workers, and country responses.
Containing the epidemic and its impact on jobs and incomes in Ethiopia: Rapid assessment and response plan
30 April 2020
This note developed jointly by Ethiopia Jobs Creation Commission and International Labour Organisation in April 2020.
24 April 2020
This note offers the ILO’s preliminary assessment concerning the possible impacts of COVID-19 on employment in the tourism sector of the Asia-Pacific region and proposes a range of policy options to mitigate these impacts and facilitate strong and fast recovery.
21 April 2020
15 April 2020
This thematic brief sheds light on how the COVID-19 outbreak has affected Asian garment factories, while outlining key recommendations to overcome the crisis.
14 April 2020
Africa’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic is just beginning to take shape. While the delayed spread of the Coronavirus has given the continent some preparatory head time, the varying economic, social and political contexts are making it harder for the region to draw many relevant lessons from the responses in China, for example, or western countries.
Early results: Online survey for TVET providers, policy-makers and social partners on addressing the COVID-19 pandemic
09 April 2020
02 April 2020
25 March 2020
This brief outlines the implications of the Covid-19 crisis for national social protection systems and highlights specific social protection responses taken in countries in the Asia and Pacific region.
The latest regional and country research, assessments, guidelines and policy recommendations relating to COVID-19 and the world of work.