News

  1. News

    The Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) and the ILO support the transition from "Corporate Social Responsibility" to "Responsible Business Conduct" – Child Labour a case in point

    31 March 2021

  2. © Saiyna Bashir / IMF 2021

    COVID-19 and road transport

    Help needed for the “heroes” of the road

    19 March 2021

    Risks related to infection, theft and quarantine, combined with the closure of welfare facilities and other restrictions, have created complex social and economic issues for road transport drivers and companies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  3. Call for proposals

    Call for proposals: Global study on diversity and inclusion in the workplace

    19 February 2021

    Project documentation

  4. Call for proposals

    Call for proposals: Global study on diversity and inclusion in the workplace

    19 February 2021

    The ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) and Gender, Equality and Diversity branch (GED) have launched a Request for Proposals for a Global Study on Diversity and Inclusion at the Workplace. The tender notice is published on the UN Global Marketplace (UNGM) Platform, at: https://www.ungm.org/Public/Notice/122396

  5. BLOG

    How the pandemic will change the workplace.

    17 February 2021

    By Gary Rynhart, Specialist in employers’ activities.

  6. News

    The Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) supports the digital transformation of Egyptian MSMEs

    15 February 2021

    A new partnership with Lumas to roll-out ‘Maharat min Google’ digital skills program for MSMEs operating in the Industrial sector of Egypt

  7. COVID- 19

    Leading business in times of COVID crisis. By Deborah France-Massin, Director, ILO Bureau for Employers' Activities

    25 January 2021

  8. BLOG

    Some reasons for optimism in the wake of crises.By Gary Rynhart, Specialist in employers’ activities.

    21 January 2021

    The Covid-19 pandemic has seen accelerated use and deployment of technology, from remote work and distributed workforces to online conferences, tele-medicine and online education. This will have profound implications for the future, but there is room for optimism.

  9. In Business Soft Skills

    Overcoming the soft skills gap and COVID-19 challenges for women factory and office workers

    17 December 2020

    The ILO, in partnership with the Employers Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) and Nestlé piloted the first In Business Online Soft Skills Training to develop soft skills of women and to support their livelihoods during COVID-19.

  10. BLOG

    Thriving in the digital economy: opportunities for EBMOs

    01 December 2020

    To remain strong, independent and effective representatives of their members, Employer and Business Membership Organizations (EBMOs) should strive to be role models for members and reflect their members’ best business practices.