Events and training on labour migration

November 2020

  1. Technical Webinar: The role of cooperatives and social and solidarity organizations in forced displacement contexts

    23 November 2020

    With the aim of highlighting the role and contributions of cooperatives and SSEOs in forced displacement contexts, the ILO COOP Unit and the PROSPECTS programme are organizing a webinar to allow for interactive discussion between practitioners and project implementers.

  2. Course: Making financial inclusion work for refugees and host communities

    16 - 20 November 2020

    This training programme helps financial service providers to diversify their product portfolio through serving refugees and host communities, in a strategic and cost-effective manner.

  3. Technical Webinar: Key issues on the transition from informality to formality in forced displacement contexts

    5 November 2020

  4. From Crisis to Opportunity for Sustainable Peace: A joint perspective on responding to the health, employment and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19

    4 November 2020

    The virtual event is organized by the ILO in collaboration with WHO, PBSO and Interpeace in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2020, which will take place from 2 to 6 November.

  5. Youth at Heart Virtual Forum 2020: ILO's session on decent jobs for youth

    2 November 2020

    The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs has set up the Youth at Heart virtual forum to address the issues affecting youth around the world. This session will feature an interactive conversation with young people about solutions, including youth-led, to the challenges posed by COVID-19 on themselves and their peers.

  6. Geneva Peace Week: Improving prospects, social cohesion and peaceful coexistence for forcibly displaced persons and host communities

    2 November 2020

    On Monday November 2nd 2020, join the International Labour Organization for an online PROSPECTS panel discussion.

October 2020

  1. Validation workshop: Financial Education programme for refugees, IDPs and host communities

    16 October 2020

    The main objective of the workshop was to present the ongoing process of adaptation of materials for the PROSPECTS Project and to obtain feedback, opinions and impressions from strategic partners in Ethiopia, Kenya, Soudan and Uganda for the generation of the final version of the manuals.

  2. Access to decent work for refugees and other forcibly displaced persons

    5 - 9 October 2020

    The course aims to strengthen the capacities of policy-makers and practitioners in adopting measures to facilitate the access of refugees and other forcibly displaced persons to the labour market, and in promoting inclusive employment strategies and policies.

September 2020

  1. Towards a brighter future of work in the digital economy - Global Research Seminar

    30 September 2020

    Co-organized by the ILO and the Sophia University of Japan

  2. How employment and decent work can contribute to peace and social cohesion in the time of the COVID-19 crisis

    28 September 2020

    The virtual event will discuss the key contribution of employment and decent work to peacebuilding, social cohesion and social justice, in particular in the time of the COVID-19 crisis.