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.
Known as the "ILO Social and Solidarity Economy Academy (SSE Academy)", this inter-regional training event has gathered together more than 500 practitioners and policy-makers from around the world, to share their experiences and meet leading SSE specialists. Read More
The Rural and Agricultural Finance Program (RAFP) is a three-week training program that provides additional depth to the already experienced agricultural finance specialist, bringing a global perspective on how to meet the financial needs of rural SMEs and agricultural households. Read More
17 July 2017 - 04 August 2017
Enrolment deadline: 17 July 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
The Decent Work Academy offers policy makers and development partners the opportunity to explore and debate present and future work challenges on the African continent. 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