A partnership against labour issues in AfricaIn this webinar, Emilie Paradiso, Head of Responsible Business Advisory at Partner Africa, and Michael Elkin, Chief Technical Advisor of the ILO SCORE Programme, introduced the new public-private partnership signed in October 2020.
Several speakers from Africa added to the discussion to provide an overview of the situation of small and medium enterprises in global supply chains on the continent. The discussion focused on the evidence of how SCORE Training can improve productivity and prevent the issue of excessive overtime and how this partnership will benefit SMEs.
Several themes were discussed during this event
- Understanding the salient labour issues in Africa
- An overview of SCORE Training
- Evidence of how SCORE Training can improve productivity and prevent issues of excessive hours
- Next steps for the partnership