Eight out of ten of the world’s working poor live in rural areas where the lack of decent work opportunities is pervasive.
ITC-ILO training activities aim to better equip public and private stakeholders to promote decent work in order to support sustainable rural livelihoods, with a focus on protecting and empowering vulnerable people. A particular emphasis is placed on the promotion of local development approaches that connect public and private stakeholders and their resources in the search for better employment and a higher quality of life for both men and women.
For the ILO, sustainable tourism is made up of three pillars: social justice, economic development and integration of the environment. Read More
This workshop, organized in collaboration with the FAO and other UN agencies, will shed light on the conditions under which foreign investment in the agricultural sector can boost production, generate employment, increase income and, more generally, promote economic development, while at the same time avoiding negative social and environmental impacts. Read More
20 June 2017 - 22 June 2017
Enrolment deadline: 31 May 2017
El objetivo del curso es capacitar a los participantes para diseñar planes estratégicos territoriales y proyectos específicos de desarrollo rural utilizando la metodología del marco lógico y prestando especial atención a la importancia de implicar a los actores locales en todas las fases del proceso. Read More
The objective of this training-of-trainers (TOT) course is to enable existing and potential managers of agricultural cooperatives to identify and address major challenges that are specific to cooperatives in market-oriented agricultural development. Read More
El curso está basado en el concepto del turismo como motor para la creación de actividades económicas y de empleo decente en las áreas rurales. Read More
16 October 2017 - 31 December 2017
Enrolment deadline: 15 September 2017
This course aims to strengthen international, national and local capacity to promote and apply indigenous peoples' rights and to integrate indigenous peoples' rights and perspectives into development frameworks. Read More
The Academy on Rural Development offers a wide range of integrated approaches, tools and training packages to promote full and productive employment and decent work in the rural economy. Read More