Sustainable enterprises

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  • Dana Smillie/World Bank

  • Boris Rumenov Balabanov/World Bank

  • Dana Smillie/World Bank


  1. Green jobs

    Climate Action for Jobs Initiative launched by UN Secretary-General and ILO Director-General

    10 December 2019

    Launched at the COP25 in Madrid, the Climate Action for Jobs Initiative is designed to support countries in implementing their national climate action commitments, while ensuring that jobs, well-being and a just transition remain at the heart of climate responses.

  2. Employment creation

    Small businesses and self-employed provide most jobs worldwide, new ILO report says

    10 October 2019

    A ground-breaking study reveals that seven in 10 workers are self-employed or in small businesses, a finding that has significant implications for employment and enterprise support policies world-wide.

  3. Social and solidarity economy

    ILO co-organizes an international conference on the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE)

    27 June 2019

    The ILO co-organizes an international conference aimed at examining the role of the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  4. Cooperatives and the future of work

    The ILO-ICA Joint Conference on Cooperatives and the Future of Work

    25 June 2019

    Marking the ILO Centenary, the ILO and the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) co-organized a conference that reflects on the role of cooperative enterprises in promoting decent work for all in a changing world of work.

ILO Videos on Sustainable Enterprises

  1. What are six key ingredients to promote sustainable enterprises?

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