26 October 2011
The report presents the latest global and regional labour market trends for youth and examines whether or not the situation that young people face in the labour market has improved or worsened over the year and a half since the release of the special edition of the Global Employment Trends for Youth, August 2010 on the impact of the economic crisis. One year later, with an environment of growing uncertainty in the economic recovery and stalled recovery in the job market, the report draws the unfortunate conclusion that the situation facing youth in the labour market has not improved and that prospects for the future are not much better.
20 September 2011
Globalization is widely seen as a powerful engine that has the potential to promote growth and development. For many years, however, concerns have also been raised about the effects of globalization on jobs and wages. This has led to questions about the social sustainability of globalization. This volume consists of contributions by leading academic experts who analyse the various channels through which globalization affects jobs and wages.
15 December 2010
The second in a series of ILO reports focusing on wage developments, this volume reviews the global and regional wage trends during the years of the economic and financial crisis of 2008 and 2009.
01 July 2010
The financial and economic crisis of the past two years has deepened the challenge of poverty reduction even further by slowing growth in many low and middle-income economies. Efforts to provide full and decent employment for all must be revitalized. Progress in achieving targets on poverty and employment has been uneven.
MDG No. 8
The Millennium Declaration,the MDGs and the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda: Develop a global partnership for development
29 January 2010
MDG No. 7
The Millennium Declaration,the MDGs and the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda: Ensure environmental sustainability
28 January 2010
MDG No. 6
The Millennium Declaration,the MDGs and the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
27 January 2010
MDG No. 5
26 January 2010
MDG No. 4
25 January 2010
MDG No. 3
The Millennium Declaration,the MDGs and the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda: Promote gender equality and empower women
24 January 2010
MDG No. 2
The Millennium Declaration,the MDGs and the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda: Achieve universal primary education
23 January 2010
MDG No. 1
The Millennium Declaration,the MDGs and the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda: Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
22 January 2010
21 January 2010
21 January 2009
15 January 2009
The ILO works with individual companies and foundations to tackle important global labour market issues; to support sustainable enterprises and entrepreneurs; to enhance value in supply chains; to promote social protection; and to resolve specific problems in the world of work.
02 March 2004
Describing the findings of a one-year research programme and a related seminar, this book presents a fascinating convergence of views regarding key questions of dignity and the rights of human beings at work, and regarding work itself. While they bear witness to the universal nature of the Decent Work Agenda, they also offer important insights for further implementing this agenda in the real world.