Articles

2023

  1. Child Labour Survey Report for the Tea and Coffee Supply Chains Validated

    28 September 2023

  2. Empowering youth in Kenya with market-driven digital skills

    19 September 2023

    The ILO and Learning Lions are bridging the digital divide in remote areas by providing comprehensive digital skills training, mentorship and job opportunities to young people. This innovative programme is transforming the lives of vulnerable communities, including refugees, and paving the way for an inclusive digital economy in Kenya.

  3. Harmonizing lives: ILO promotes social cohesion among refugees and hosts in Uganda

    15 September 2023

    In Uganda's Nakivale Refugee Settlement, the ILO's PROSPECTS program is transforming employment centers into vibrant Youth Centers, fostering social cohesion among refugees and host communities. Through skills development, arts, and community engagement, this initiative is promoting peaceful coexistence and economic empowerment, paving the way for a harmonious future.

  4. Regional Competency Standards for Domestic Workers within the EAC

    12 September 2023

    A virtual workshop with the aim of harmonising standards for domestic workers' competencies, allowing for the recognition of their skills and competencies across partner states.

  5. A Turnaround Journey — From School Dropout to Entrepreneur, Chabala Msukwa's Story of Transformation

    12 September 2023

    Today, Chawala Msukwa operates his own carpentry business, earning approximately K60,000 per month — an income he never could have imagined during his days of picking coffee berries.

  6. A Turnaround Journey — From School Dropout to Entrepreneur, Chabala Msukwa's Story of Transformation

    12 September 2023

    Today, Chawala Msukwa operates his own carpentry business, earning approximately K60,000 per month — an income he never could have imagined during his days of picking coffee berries.

  7. Stepping Forward: Malawi's Deep Dive into Child Labour Data within Tea and Coffee Supply Chains

    30 August 2023

  8. Partnerships in Action - Private Sector Engagement in Promoting Quality Education to Eliminating Child Labour in Supply Chains

    30 August 2023

  9. Promoting quality apprenticeship in India, South Africa, China, Ethiopia and Switzerland

    18 August 2023

    Study Tour

  10. © Doumbia Youssouf 2024

    Sweet success for a honey trailblazer in Côte d’Ivoire

    18 August 2023

    When crisis hit Côte d’Ivoire, Cissé Marbré’s education hopes were dashed. Undeterred she persevered, and with the help of ILO business training is now a prize-winning entrepreneur producing honey sold across the country’s supermarkets.

  11. ILO launches business plan competition to boost entrepreneurship in Ethiopia’s Somali region

    07 August 2023

    The competition offers financial support and specialized training to promising business ideas, aiming to stimulate entrepreneurship and sustainable economic growth among refugees and their hosts in the Somali region.

  12. Strengthening Data of Ethiopian Migrant Workers in Saudi Arabia

    05 August 2023

    Enhancing the operational capacity of Ethiopian Diplomatic Missions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

  13. Pioneering the Kenyan Migrant Workers Welfare Fund

    04 August 2023

    A consultative workshop for Drafting the Kenyan Migrant Workers Welfare Fund (KMWWF) Bill in Naivasha, Kenya

  14. Ensuring the protection of Ethiopian migrant workers in Jordan

    03 August 2023

    The ILO, through the BRMM programme, provided support to Ethiopia's firm mission of strengthening the protection mechanism for Ethiopian migrant workers in Jordan.

  15. ProAgro Ethiopia project conducted the third Amhara Region Technical Advisory Group (TAG) meeting

    02 August 2023

  16. Enhancing Labour Migration through Skills Partnerships

    28 July 2023

    Formulating skills partnerships for Labour migration in the East and Horn of Africa region (EHoA)

  17. Advancing digitalisation for improved Labour Migration Governance in Ethiopia

    27 July 2023

    ILO Biometric readers and IT equipment handover ceremony to the MoLS

  18. A returnee raised her income and improved her skills

    26 July 2023

    Migrant workers who lack proper information usually end up extending their stay, despite their visas having expired, putting them in danger of being classified as irregular/undocumented migrants. Migrants are even more vulnerable in such situations and face numerous challenges, including labour rights violations, abuses, and exploitation.

  19. Capacity and Coordination among key Stakeholders in Tanzania involved in Labour Migration Strengthened

    26 July 2023

    A Tripartite Dialogue on Labour and Mixed Migration

  20. The AIMS help equip Experts with Skills to Integrate Migrants and Returnees into the Economy

    25 July 2023

    The Approach to Inclusive Market Systems Certification Programme