News and Press releases

October 2022

  1. Equipping forcibly displaced youth in settlements in East Africa with skills to be changemakers

    20 October 2022

    A group of 60 young people from forcibly displaced and host communities in Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan, South Sudan and Uganda are benefitting from a collaboration between the ILO, UNHCR and UNICEF, enabling them to find solutions improving access of youth to skills and employment.

  2. Employer-supported childcare significance to employees and Early Childhood Development

    17 October 2022

    ILO and UNICEF launch the ‘Business Case for Employer Supported Childcare in Egypt’ report in collaboration with MOSS and FEI.

  3. ILO, Embassy of Japan in Ethiopia showcased the enhanced disaster resilience in Kebribeyah, Jigjiga town

    13 October 2022

  4. Youth Network Committee to shape activities for the host and refugee youth in Ethiopia

    13 October 2022

    The committee will provide strategic direction and guide implementation of the meaningful youth engagement programme of the ILO, UNHCR and UNICEF focusing on skills and socio-economic development of the youth in Ethiopia.

  5. Toolkit for the Sustainable Supply Chains to Build Forward Better Project linked to fisheries in Namibia

    12 October 2022

    Through the Sustainable Supply Chains to Build Forward Better Project linked to fisheries in Namibia, the ILO has compiled a series of tools that can advance social justice, and promote decent work in the fishing sector in Namibia

  6. ILO supported Business Development Service Providers Association established in Ethiopia

    12 October 2022

    The association will provide its services to refugee and host community businesses and entrepreneurs in Ethiopia to improve their performance.

  7. Interview with Alexio Musindo, Director ILO CO-Addis Ababa about ProAgro Ethiopia Project

    05 October 2022

  8. © FIFPRO 2022

    The ILO, FIFPRO and the Didier Drogba Foundation launch a campaign against the risks linked to the emigration of young football players

    05 October 2022

    A campaign to raise awareness of the risks of exploitation and human trafficking linked to the emigration of young Ivorian footballers has been launched under the aegis of the ILO, the Didier Drogba Foundation and the International Federation of Professional Footballers' Associations (FIFPRO).

September 2022

  1. Unions must work together and find ways to organize new forms of work

    26 September 2022

    Trade unions need to strengthen their unity, attract more young people and organize workers in the digital economy, according to a new report.

  2. Scaling-up action and investments on job creation and social protection in Africa

    22 September 2022

    The ILO in collaboration with the African Union held a high-level policy dialogue on the Global Accelerator for Jobs and Social Protection. Government, worker’s, and employer’s representatives discussed together with development partners opportunities for expanding domestic fiscal space and forging partnerships for African countries to boost job creation and accelerate the extension of social protection coverage.