Start and Improve your Business (SIYB) resources

  1. Publication

    The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Timor-Leste

    22 November 2017

    This ILO report provides an overview of the research findings of the EESE assessment. It identifies the relative strengths and weaknesses of the enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Timor-Leste.

  2. Publication

    Report for discussion at the Meeting

    20 October 2017

    Report for discussion at the Tripartite Meeting of Experts to promote Decent Work and Protection of Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work for Workers in Export Processing Zones (EPZs) (Geneva, 21-23 November 2017)

  3. Publication

    THE NEXT 15 MILLION Start and Improve Your Business Global Tracer Study 2011-15

    26 June 2017

    This study traces the outreach of the "Start and Improve Your Business" (SIYB) programme and some other key achievements, including estimates of its impact. The report has been prepared for practitioners in enterprise development who want to use SIYB, as well as any other organization or individual engaged in entrepreneurship and management training.

  4. Publication

    The Next 15 Million: Entrepreneurship Training At Scale – New Data On The Global Outreach Of ILO’s Entrepreneurship Training

    16 May 2017

  5. Publication

    The Next 15 Million: Entrepreneurship Training At Scale – New Data On The Global Outreach Of ILO’s Entrepreneurship Training

    16 May 2017

  6. Publication

    Green Business Booklet

    12 May 2017

    Going green is not only good for the environment, but makes business sense too, as the greening of enterprises results in improved access to markets, higher productivity and cost savings. The Green Business Booklet is part of the Green Jobs packages and the Start and Improve Your Business series of products and helps aspiring entrepreneurs to come up with a green business idea and existing entrepreneurs to green their businesses.

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    COVER EAC: Module 4

    20 April 2017

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    COVER EAC: Module 3

    20 April 2017

  9. Instructional material

    A Simplified Guide for Micro and Small-Scale Women Cross Border Traders and Service Providers within the East African Community: Module 5

    20 April 2017

  10. Instructional material

    A Simplified Guide for Micro and Small-Scale Women Cross Border Traders and Service Providers within the East African Community: Module 2

    20 April 2017