Green Jobs
The move towards a green economy has been gaining momentum in parallel with the international debate and negotiations on climate change. That debate has brought out the need to take a deeper look at the notion of green jobs and its links with economic, social and environmental development goals.

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Upcoming Courses
Promoting green jobs policies: employment potential and skill needs in a greener economy

Inter-regional course on how to seize employment opportunities and address skills challenges in the transition to a greener economy, through sectoral and cross-sector analysis, with a view to informing national policy initiatives. Read More

Enrolment deadline: 12/05/2014

Code: A907074

When: 12/05/2014 - 16/05/2014

Venue: Turin Centre

Language: English

Academy on the Green Economy (NEW)

Organized in collaboration with the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), this learning event is meant to build capacities on the green economy and to equip policy-makers, technical staff and practitioners with the knowledge and skills needed for the promotion of environmentally sustainable and socially inclusive economies. Read More

Enrolment deadline: 06/10/2014

Code: A907080

When: 06/10/2014 - 17/10/2014

Venue: Turin Centre

Language: Spanish, English

News

The Centre joins a UN-led Global Partnership to help green 30 national economies by 2020

Burkina Faso, Peru, Mauritius, Mongolia, and Senegal are set to boost their economies through a shift of investment and policies towards a new generation of assets that include clean technologies and resource-efficient infrastructure, green skilled labour, well-functioning ecosystems, and good governance. Read More

The Centre flies the Green Flag !

The Centre has been awarded the International Eco-Schools Award Certificate and Green Flag for its achievements in improving the campus environmental performance and in promoting a sustainable approach to learning. Read More

People innovate, processes consolidate

This year’s theme of the Turin Learning Link is “Towards Sustainable Learning: Social, Economic and Environmental Dimensions” Read More

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Enterprise, Microfinance and Local Development

The Enterprise, Microfinance and Local Development Programme uses the knowledge base of the ILO globally to design academies, courses and training packages. Training courses and academies focus on disseminating good practices and sound methodologies. Training draws on the expertise of the global team of ILO enterprise development and social finance specialists.
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