3 April 2012
Tuesday, 3 April 2012 - Webinar convened by the ILO and the UN Global Compact Office
Webinar on Women’s Entrepreneurship Development: ILO experiences in assisting women entrepreneurs in starting-up a productive business with growth potential
21 February 2012
Tuesday 21 February 2012 - Webinar convened by the ILO and the UN Global Compact Office
1 January - 31 December 2012
A one week tailor made course for project implementers and policy makers based on ITC-ILO's Value Chain Development training methodology.
5 December 2011
This panel shares information on the opportunities and challenges created by the shift to sustainable patterns of growth. It looks at ways that 'climate smart' policies can create jobs while ensuring the just transition necessary to allow workers and employers to adapt to new roles and responsibilities.
The 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
28 November - 9 December 2011
The 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 7th Session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the parties (CMP7) to the Kyoto Protocol, will be held in Durban, South Africa.
Webinar on HIV and AIDS in the workplace: how companies can make the difference in prevention and treatment of HIV and AIDS
28 November 2011
Monday 28 November 2011 - Webinar convened by the ILO and the UN Global Compact Office
14 November - 2 December 2011
31 October 2011
The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2012 as the International Year of Cooperatives, highlighting the contribution of cooperatives to socio-economic development, particularly their impact on poverty reduction, employment generation and social integration. With the theme of “Cooperative Enterprises Build a Better World”, the Year seeks to encourage the growth and establishment of cooperatives all over the world. All U.N. Member States are invited to participate in an informal roundtable and in the afternoon plenary at the UN General Assembly Hall on Monday, 31 October 2011.
26 October 2011
Wednesday 26 October 2011 - Webinar convened by the ILO and the UN Global Compact Office
24 - 28 October 2011
24 - 28 October 2011
The first training academy, organized by the International Training Centre of the ILO (ITC ILO), was held in October 2010 in Turin, Italy. Known as the "ILO Social and Solidarity Economy Academy (SSE Academy)", this inter-regional training opportunity has gather together more than 70 practitioners and policy-makers from around the world, to share their experiences and meet leading SSE specialists.
17 - 21 October 2011
3 - 5 October 2011
The event placed a special focus in showcasing already successful projects of how water can be a major contributor to developing a green economy. At the end of the conference, UN-Water issued a draft best practice guide to actions, instruments and policies to progress towards a green economy for sustainable development and poverty eradication. The ILO participated and contributed to the conference.
4 - 29 July 2011
This course seeks to address the many impediments to the promotion of green jobs worldwide, by providing governments and social partners the needed knowledge and tools to assess potentialities, monitor progress, close skills gaps and decide on investments.
29 June 2011
Wednesday 29 June 2011 - Webinar convened by the ILO and the UN Global Compact Office
20 - 24 June 2011
4 - 22 April 2011
This interagency Learning Forum provides participants with knowledge, tools and examples of good practices to enhance their skills in the design and implementation of effective local strategies for the promotion of green jobs.
29 March 2011
Tuesday 29 March 2011 - Webinar convened by the ILO and the UN Global Compact Office
6 - 10 December 2010
29 November - 10 December 2010
The ILO participates actively in the climate change negotiations at the Conference of the Parties (COP 16) under the United Nation Convention on Climate change (UNFCCC), taking place in Cancun, Mexico, from 29 November to 10 December 2010.