ILO COOP is updating its consultants database

News | 01 March 2022
Interested experts or organisations that wish to be included in the database are invited to submit an updated CV and a brief summary of areas of competence and experience, in English, French or Spanish to coop@ilo.org.


ILO COOP serves ILO constituents, and works with cooperatives and the wider social and solidarity economy (SSE) through a three-pronged strategy: Advancing cooperatives and the wider SSE as economically, socially and environmentally responsible and viable business options; Encouraging the integration of decent work as a priority in the development of cooperatives and the wider SSE; and Ensuring that the role of cooperatives and the wider SSE are recognized in advancing decent work and sustainable development.

The unit uses the following six approaches: Providing legal and policy advice; Scaling up development cooperation projects; Upgrading training and capacity building; Deepening research and knowledge generation; Expanding on communication & dissemination and Strengthening partnerships. Among the areas of work undertaken by the unit are: care, informal and rural economies, forced displacement, just digital and ecological transitions, women empowerment and youth employment.