Past events

September 2022

  1. Partnering for Action: Implementation of the Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions

    23 September 2022

    This UNGA high-level event brings together Heads of State and Government, heads of UN agencies, international financial institutions, the private sector and civil society representatives, to announce concrete commitments aimed at ensuring the success of the Global Accelerator and the role it can play in advancing the SDGs.

  2. Supporting managers in the financial sector in their HR role

    22 September 2022

    Last year, the European Microfinance Platform conducted a survey on human resource development practices in the financial sector. One of the priority topics for financial service providers that emerged, was how to help managers in financial institutions recruit, support and mentor their staff. This webinar will summarize key actions that emerged from the survey, based on input from 195 financial service providers globally. Senior managers from VisionFund (Bolivia), Al Majmoua (Lebanon) and ASKI (Philippines) will also share their HR practices and lessons learned.

  3. Transforming Technical and Vocational Education and Training for Refugees: Greening the Southern Africa Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Ecosystem

    17 September 2022

    The United Nations Transforming Education Summit - TES: Solutions Day aims to mobilize collective actions and initiatives around Thematic Action Tracks - that require greater attention and action to accelerate progress on the education 2030 Agenda and transform education. This event will contribute to the second Thematic Action Track of "Learning and skills for life, work, and sustainable development".

  4. Transforming Technical and Vocational Education and Training for Refugees: Skills and Labour Market Transitions in Contexts of Fragility

    17 September 2022

    The United Nations Transforming Education Summit - TES: Solutions Day aims to mobilize collective actions and initiatives around Thematic Action Tracks - that require greater attention and action to accelerate progress on the education 2030 Agenda and transform education. This event will contribute to the second Thematic Action Track of "Learning and skills for life, work, and sustainable development".

  5. International Equal Pay Day 2022: Can pay transparency measures help reduce the gender pay gap?

    16 September 2022

  6. High Level Policy Dialogue: Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection For Just Transition at Work in Africa

    15 September 2022

    The ILO in collaboration with the African Union will hold a high level policy dialogue centres around how African constituents can harness the opportunities of the Global Accelerator to create decent jobs and accelerate social protection coverage towards regional targets.

  7. Putting the S in ESG

    15 September 2022

    Sustainable finance is about much more than the environment. It is a multidimensional concept that equally weighs social, economic and environmental elements. The financial sector has made considerable progress on measuring and incorporating the environmental element of investments, but it still struggles with the social dimension. A webinar on 15 September will discuss how to consider in the “S” in ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) in investing.

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    How to fight the rise of modern slavery

    14 September 2022

    This episode of the ILO's monthly live show discusses latest estimates on modern slavery, the Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions, to be presented at the UN General Assembly and the implications of the climate emergency for the world of work.

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    Launch of the ACTRAV Social Protection Resource Package

    14 September 2022

    The meeting aims to provide an opportunity for trade unions representatives, experts, academics and ILO officials to exchange on the role of trade unions to achieve universal social protection. On this occasion, the ACTRAV resource package will be launched. This package aims at supporting workers’ organizations to negotiate and champion a job rich, human-centred recovery that is aligned with health, social, environmental and climate change goals, contributes to income security, job creation and social cohesion objectives, expands the tax base and helps to finance universal social protection.

  10. Seventh meeting of the Standards Review Mechanism Tripartite Working Group

    12 - 16 September 2022

    The seventh meeting of the Standards Review Mechanism Tripartite Working Group (SRM TWG) will take place from 12 to 16 September 2022.