Gender, equality and diversity
Promotion of equal opportunities and treatment has always had an important place in the policy and activities of ITCILO. Gender issues are in the mainstream of all our training activities.

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Upcoming Courses
Gender Academy

Cutting-edge topics are presented and discussed in a series of master classes with simultaneous interpretation in English, French and Spanish. A range of elective workshops offer additional insights on specific subjects, developing skills and providing room for application and knowledge exchange. Read More

Code: A908112

When: 16 Nov 2015 - 27 Nov 2015

Venue: Turin Centre

Language: English, French, Spanish

Women's entrepreneurship development

This course provides policy-makers and development practitioners with practical guidance on how to design and implement an integrated approach to women's entrepreneurship promotion, addressing both policy and practical aspects. Participants will get acquainted with tools to assess and improve the enabling environment, build the capacity of women's entrepreneurs associations and integrate gender equality in value chain development and business training. Read More

Enrolment deadline: 14 Dec 2015

Code: A908608

When: 14 Dec 2015 - 18 Dec 2015

Venue: Turin Centre

Language: English


Summer School on Gender Economics and Society - 2014 Video

Last year a video featuring testimonials by some participants was produced. Click here to get the resource


Participants’ voices: Focus on Gender

Zuhra Sahar participated in the 2014 training activity for UN Gender Focal Points, “Empowering UN System Gender Focal Points (BLENDED)”, on 21 July to 29 August 2014 Read More

The importance of financing for gender equality post-2015

Making gender equality and women’s empowerment a reality requires dedicated and consistent funding. Read More

ITCILO Gender Equality Memorial Fund

Achieving gender equality is a long and strenuous process. Commitment, knowledge and determination are needed to succeed in this global challenge. Those who believe in it should be prepared not to see its fulfilment within their lifetime, as for many other broad development goals. Their hard and demanding effort, however, will never be lost. Other resolute colleagues may take the relay and continue the good work. Read More


International Labour Standards, Rights at Work and Gender Equality

Our mission is to support the development of knowledge and skills to promote international labour standards (ILS) and rights at work, to strengthen their application and to advance the achievement of equality and decent work for all women and men.
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