Two new tools to promote gender-responsive corporate social responsibility (CSR) launched by the Federation of Egyptian Industries
18 May 2023
The Bureau for Employers' Activities of the ILO (ACT/EMP) supports the development of “Guidance Note on Gender-responsive Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)” and “Booklet on Gender-responsive CSR Initiatives in Egypt: Transitioning from Concepts to Good Practices".
The ILO Governing Body concludes its 347th session
28 March 2023
The Governing Body of the International Labour Organization considered a range of issues of major importance for the world of work, including decent work in the platform economy and in supply chains, the Russian aggression against Ukraine and the situations in Myanmar, Belarus and Venezuela.
How to keep the lights on -- Medium and large companies left without support on liberalized energy market in North Macedonia
10 March 2023
The high cost of doing business, mainly caused by a sharp increase of energy prices, has eroded the competitive capacity of Macedonian enterprises, according to a recent enterprise survey the Organization of Employers of Macedonia carried out with ILO support.
The International Organisation of Employers (IOE), condemns Nicaragua's deprivation of the personality of employers' and business federations and calls on the ILO to intervene
08 March 2023
The Arab States and Asia Pacific Employers Leaders Network held for first time in Saudi Arabia
07 March 2023
Digital transformation, income diversification, evolving consumer needs, social dialogue, international trade cooperation, change management and internal management were among the core issues discussed by employer representatives at the meeting in Riyadh.
As a refugee, my new skills have given my family hope
28 February 2023
When her husband was killed in 2009, Angelique Kahindo fled the Democratic Republic of Congo with her children to a refugee settlement in Uganda. For years she had no income, but a new opportunity for an apprenticeship has given her the skills and courage to set up her own tailoring business.
Testimonials from Ukraine
"We sincerely want to help people, and make them feel hopeful"
23 February 2023
Ella Albanska’s company participated in packaging and distribution of food for families in need, many of them fleeing from areas affected by the war. With ILO support, the Federation of Employers of Ukraine organized a country-wide effort to engage Ukrainian companies in the manufacturing of humanitarian aid packages.
One year of war in Ukraine
Ukrainian manufacturing continues despite the war: How the Employers help their members to find new markets in the EU
22 February 2023
With ILO assistance, the Federation of Employers of Ukraine supports members to seek new business partners and markets by facilitating networking between Ukrainian and EU companies.
India’s New Agenda for Social Justice. By Ravi Peiris, Specialist in employers’ activities.
21 February 2023
One year of war in Ukraine
Humanitarian aid for Ukrainians sourced from Ukrainian companies
20 February 2023
With ILO support, the Federation of Ukrainian Employers engages local businesses in the production of humanitarian aid packages thus preserving jobs, generating income and boosting confidence in the future of Ukrainians.