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    Strengthening private sector engagement in skills development to support the tourism sector in Timor Leste

    21 November 2023

    The ILO supports national tourism sector skills development in Timor Leste

  2. Productivity

    Determinants of Productivity-enhancing Structural Change and the Role of Business Environment

    20 November 2023

    This report seeks to understand the influence of the business environment on the determinants of productivity growth utilizing date from 1990 to 2018

  3. News

    Training is key for employers' organisations to improve their representation - one of the main takeaways from the ILO's workshop with the Somali Chamber of Commerce and Industry

    15 November 2023

    The ILO Bureau for Employers' Activities (ACT/EMP), in partnership with the Somali Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI), organised a workshop on the effective management of employers' and enterprise federations

  4. ILO Governing Body

    The International Organisation of Employers (IOE) continues to advocate a social dialogue solution to define the scope and limits of the right to strike

    14 November 2023

  5. News

    Labour migration, if properly managed, is essential to the needs of businesses and the long-term success of economies, the South Sudan Employers' Confederation argues

    10 November 2023

    The ILO Bureau for Employers' Activities (ACT/EMP), in partnership with the Employers' Confederation of South Sudan, organised a workshop for employers on better regional migration management.

  6. News

    Talk on the role of women as leaders in the transition to green economy supported by the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI)

    30 October 2023

    The International Labour Organization Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) supported the first Sustainability Talk on “Her Power, Our Future: Women Lead Sustainable Development” in cooperation with the FEI.

  7. Business resilience

    ILO stresses the importance of business resilience in uncertain times

    25 October 2023

    New report underscores the key role that adaptability and strategic planning play in safeguarding jobs and fortifying economic expansion.

  8. Business resilience

    Business Resilience in Retrospect: Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic

    24 October 2023

    Business resilience is essential for sustainable economic prosperity and growth. A company's ability to bounce back from adversity impacts the wider economic picture, shaping growth and employment trajectories. This study delves into the experiences and lessons learned by business leaders in 2020 and early 2021, aiming to capture the essence of business strategies during the global disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Rather than broad generalisations, the focus is on understanding real-world experiences and practical adaptations.

  9. Productivity

    ILO participates in the design of a roadmap for business organisations in the Latin American region to promote productive development pacts in their countries

    13 October 2023

    National productivity studies were presented at the Forum Driving up Productivity in Latin America, with the support of the ILO Bureau for Employers' Activities (ACT/EMP) in Lima

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    Job quality or job quantity – which will AI affect most?

    04 October 2023

    The effects of Generative AI on employment creation and destruction are much discussed, but what will the effects be on job quality, and where will those effects be felt most?