The promotion of Decent Work features prominently in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted at the UN Summit on Sustainable Development held in New York in September 2015.
Explicitly linked to goal 8 of the SDGs, the promotion of Decent Work is also implicitly referenced under many targets linked to the other sixteen goals. The training activities of the Centre aim to strengthen the capacity of ILO constituents and other relevant stakeholders to analyse the link between Decent Work and Sustainable Development and to formulate and implement strategies and approaches to make Decent Work for All a reality.
The prevention, reuse, recycling and recovery of waste can create considerable social, economic and environmental opportunities for many countries. Read More
12 November 2018 - 16 November 2018
Enrolment deadline: 16 October 2018
The course will cover all project cycle management functions and processes: the main focus is on implementation and all aspects that are of particular importance in fragile settings in this phase (stakeholder management, M&E;, management of the team and capacity of the team, risk management). Read More
This training course aims to enhance the skills of policy makers and practitioners in assessing and designing policies to improve productivity and working conditions in SMEs. Read More
Seniors starting up their own businesses and retired entrepreneurs mentoring young would-be entrepreneurs: this course will expose participants to best practices in this field and explore the most innovative policies, uncovering the often untapped potential of the increasing number of senior entrepreneurs worldwide. Read More
18 March 2019 - 20 March 2019
Enrolment deadline: 18 March 2019
ITCILO signs cooperation agreement with Panama’s Ministry of Social Development (MIDES)
On 4 October, the Centre signed a collaboration agreement, in Panama City, with the Ministry of Social Development of Panama (MIDES). Read More
Expert meeting at the ITCILO on the Future of Work in Asia
A meeting of experts on “The Future of Work in Asia: Skills development strategies to promote employment-rich and equitable growth in the care economy” will take place on campus from 17 to 19 September 2018. Read More
ITCILO runs a “Family Sensitization on Self-Employment” programme in Lebanon
The programme was held in Beirut from 23 to 26 July 2018, with the aim of sowing seeds of change in a community affected by decades of war. Lebanese and Syrian youth are at the heart of this project. Read More