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May 2023

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    Mutually reinforcing crises have worsened the global employment divide

    31 May 2023

    International cooperation aimed at bolstering jobs and social protection can help tackle growing disparities between high and low-income countries, according to new ILO Monitor on the World of Work.

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    Employment Policy Department Newsletter, May/June 2023

    24 May 2023

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    ILO and European Commission agree new employment research to advance social justice

    18 May 2023

    The research aims to fill policy gaps and better communicate findings to policymakers and other stakeholders.

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    Employment policies for social justice: Questions and answers with Sangheon Lee, Director, ILO Employment Policy, Job Creation and Livelihoods Department

    09 May 2023

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    Background and information note: Employment Policies for Social Justice

    04 May 2023

    The 5th Employment Policy Research Symposium: Employment Policies for Social Justice will be held on 11-12 May 2023, at the ILO in Geneva (with the option of online participation). Organized in partnership with the European Commission Joint Research Centre, the Symposium will bring together economists, specialists, policymakers and social partners to highlight the latest thinking on how integrated national employment policies that are tailored to the needs and circumstances of countries can promote inclusive transitions and social justice.

April 2023

  1. High Level Meeting Builds Momentum for Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions

    27 April 2023

  2. Employment policies for social justice

    The 2023 Symposium, organized in partnership with the European Commission's (EC) Joint Research Centre (JRC), focuses on the theme of employment policies and social justice. The Symposium will highlight the latest thinking on how integrated national employment policies tailored to the circumstances of countries promote inclusive transitions and social justice.

  3. ILO to advocate for decent jobs for marginalized young people at UN Youth Forum

    21 April 2023

  4. Automation and employment in the apparel and automotive sectors in Mexico: Findings from case studies

    Organized by the “Building Partnerships on the Future of Work” project, in collaboration with the ILO Country Office for Mexico and Cuba, this webinar will bring together experts to share findings from case studies of selected manufacturing establishments of the automotive, and apparel and footwear sectors in Mexico, and discuss technological change and the future of work in these sectors.

March 2023

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    The technology paradox: Is it a great equalizer for some, but digital divider for others?

    30 March 2023

    Technology has made enormous strides in the past few decades, improving many people’s lives, and creating incredible economic, scientific, and medical breakthroughs in the world of work. For some, it has been “the great equalizer”. But for others it may be widening the social and economic divide. Can we solve this paradox? Listen to our podcast and find out.