Resources on Labour migration in Africa

January 2023

  1. Better Regional Migration Management (BRMM) Programme Brochure

    26 January 2023

    The brochure contains a brief description of what the Better Regional Migration Management (BRMM) Programme is doing to improve labour migration governance in the east and Horn of Africa .

  2. The Government of Nigeria convenes a National Stakeholders’ Workshop on Labour Market Information System (LMIS)

    18 January 2023

    With support from the International Labour Organization (ILO), and within the framework of FAIRWAY global programmme, the Government of Nigeria has facilitated a National Stakeholders’ Workshop on Labour Market Information System (LMIS) from 11th - 14th of October 2022

  3. Joint Programme on Labour Migration Governance for Development and Integration in Africa (JLMP)

    17 January 2023

  4. Joint Programme on Labour Migration Governance for Development and Integration in Africa (JLMP)

    03 January 2023

    The AU-ILO-IOM-UNECA Joint Programme on Labour Migration Governance for Development and Integration in Africa (JLMP), launched in 2015 aims to strengthen labour migration governance in Africa. Several projects are being implemented by the ILO under the Programme, including JLMP Priority (2018-21, closed), JLMP Action and JLMP Lead.

December 2022

  1. Interview: Q&A with Alexio Musindo, Country Director for ILO in the Horn of Africa

    22 December 2022

    With this edition of the “ILO in the Horn” newsletter, we have discussed with the Country Director on major successes and challenges of the country office in the year 2022 with exclusive focus on Ethiopia.

  2. Successful Milestones in Programmes: BRMM Reintegration Work - Beneficiaries’ Testimony

    22 December 2022

  3. Stories Behind Our Work - Vocational skills and industry exposure: Pathways to enter the labour market

    22 December 2022

  4. Stories behind our work: Industrious leaders in Ethiopia’s industrial parks

    22 December 2022

  5. Promoting better media reporting relating to returning Nigerian migrant workers

    22 December 2022

    This information brief was developed by the FAIRWAY Programme of the International Labour Organization (ILO) and covers key findings and recommendations from a media monitoring study, looking at the coverage of Nigerian returning migrants over the period of May 2020 - February 2021.

  6. High level panel on Migrant workers' contribution to the development of the African continent

    As part of the commemoration of International Migrant Day 2022, the ILO, in collaboration with ITUC-Africa, organises a High-Level Panel to emphasise migration's contribution to development and to empower migrant workers.