Publications

January 2022

  1. Assessment to Inform a Capacity Building Programme on Working Conditions

    13 January 2022

    including Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) and Decent Work within the Telecommunication Sector in Egypt

December 2021

  1. December Newsletter 2021

    30 December 2021

    The December Newsletter 2021 captures interesting human interest stories, activities and events for CO-Lusaka that took place in the last quarter of 2021.

  2. TRANSFORM Newsletter: Issue 7

    15 December 2021

    TRANSFORM is an innovative learning initiative on the implementation of national social protection floors in Africa. TRANSFORM promotes critical thinking and builds capacity at national and subnational levels to improve the design, effectiveness and efficiency of social protection systems. It focuses on non-contributory social protection schemes and programmes. To learn more, download the TRANSFORM E-newsletter

  3. Towards a human-centred agenda: Human resource management in the BRICS countries in the face of global challenges

    02 December 2021

    This book examines novel evidence of human-centred human resources management (HRM) practices in five leading emerging economies, namely Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, China and South Africa.

  4. Zimbabwe - ILO Spotlight Initiative Posters

    02 December 2021

  5. Zimbabwe - ILO Spotlight Initiative. Brochure

    01 December 2021

  6. Zimbabwe. Strategy to Eliminate Sexual Harassment and GBV in the Workplace (2021 - 2025)

    01 December 2021

    The development of the Strategy is in line with the broad function of Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC), which revolves around promoting, protecting, enforcing and advancing gender equality in Zimbabwe as provided for by the Constitution. The Strategy is a tool to guide operations of the public and private sector organizations in fighting against gender based violence (GBV) and sexual harassment at the workplace.

November 2021

  1. Thematic Brief - Extending social protection to migrant workers in the Arab States region

    30 November 2021

    Africa – Arab States Interregional Tripartite Meeting on Labour Migration

  2. Thematic Brief - Bilateral labour migration instruments – Africa and Arab States

    30 November 2021

    Africa – Arab States Interregional Tripartite Meeting on Labour Migration

  3. Thematic Brief - Fair recruitment

    30 November 2021

    Africa – Arab States Interregional Tripartite Meeting on Labour Migration

  4. Towards a transformative macroeconomic policy framework for employment generation in Africa

    27 November 2021

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  5. Financial mechanisms for innovative social and solidarity economy ecosystems: The case of Morocco

    25 November 2021

    In this paper, the main aspects related to the Moroccan SSE ecosystem, its main protagonists and the public policies that frame it are explored. Also, the means of financing available within the SSE framework in Morocco are analysed. Finally, the issue of the Covid-19 crisis and its impact on the SSE sector in the Moroccan context are explored.

  6. Report on Labour Migration Statistics in Africa, Third Edition (2019)

    19 November 2021

    This report outlines the labour migration trajectory in Africa and facilitates the design of informed policies and programmes for the effective protection of labour migrants and their families leading to the promotion of sustainable development in both countries of origin and destination.

  7. Africa Regional Social Protection Strategy, 2021-2025

    16 November 2021

    Towards 40 % – a social protection coverage acceleration framework to achieve the SDGs

  8. Zambia Decent Work Country Programme 2020 - 2022

    03 November 2021

    The Zambia Decent Work Country Programme covering the period 2020-2022 is the third Country Decent Work Programme, following the second that covered the period 2013-2016. The 2013-2016 Z-DWCP, which was subjected to a Country Programme Review (CPR) in 2016 has incorporated good practices and key lessons learned from the implementation of previous Z-DWCPs. Section 3 of the ZDWCP has taken into consideration the lessons and recommendations of the 2016 CPR and selected good practices have been incorporated under each of the pillars under Section 2 below. The development process of the 2020-2022 Z-DWCP followed a consultative process with United Nations Resident Coordinators’ Office (RCO), Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs), other development partners, constituents and other relevant stakeholders. The consultations have been critical in order to foster ownership of the Z-DWCP built through consensus building regarding the following- development of the process roadmap of the DWCP and priority setting. The following were the Country priorities agreed upon: Priority I: Effective application of fundamental principles and rights at work to support equitable and inclusive economic growth in Zambia. Priority II: Enhanced economic diversification to create more and better job opportunities for all especially young people. Priority III: Comprehensive and strengthened social protection systems.

  9. Event cards ILO at COP26

    02 November 2021

  10. 2021 Virtual Zambia Social Protection Week Summary Report

    02 November 2021

    The Government of the Republic of Zambia in collaboration with the United Nations in Zambia is, for the fourth time, hosted the Zambia Social Protection Week (ZSPW) under the theme “Responsive Social Protection in a Changing World”. The 2021 Zambia Social Protection Week was a virtual event, that brought together Government, Social Partners, Cooperating Partners, Civil Society Organizations, Social Security institutions, Academia, Faith Based Organizations, Parliamentarians, Media and most importantly the general public to be informed, discuss and contribute to the development of Social Protection in Zambia. This is a short summary that highlights various thematic discussions that took place on various digital platforms.

  11. 2021 Virtual Zambia Social Protection Week Full Report

    02 November 2021

    The Government of the Republic of Zambia in collaboration with the United Nations in Zambia is, for the fourth time, hosted the Zambia Social Protection Week (ZSPW) under the theme “Responsive Social Protection in a Changing World”. The 2021 Zambia Social Protection Week was a virtual event, that brought together Government, Social Partners, Cooperating Partners, Civil Society Organizations, Social Security institutions, Academia, Faith Based Organizations, Parliamentarians, Media and most importantly the general public to be informed, discuss and contribute to the development of Social Protection in Zambia. This report highlights various thematic discussions that took place on various digital platforms.

  12. Tanzania SKILLS Newsletter Issue 02

    01 November 2021

    Download this publication to find out more about ILO and partner skills development stories and updates on the ILO Global Programme on Skills and Lifelong Learning (GPSL3) Tanzania (SKILLS).

  13. User’s manual to the ILO’s Guidelines for a just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all

    01 November 2021

    Workers’ organizations are not passive bystanders, but agents of change able to develop new pathways to sustainability and to ensure that a transition not only delivers on climate policy objectives but incorporates the broader principles of sustainable development and decent work. This user’s manual was prepared with the objective of encouraging and assisting workers’ organizations to engage in policy discussions at all levels in shaping just transition, including in the implementation of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) of the Paris Agreement.