Publications

2022

  1. Cross-Border Value Chain Development: A Rough Guide to Market Systems Development for Decent Work

    25 November 2022

  2. Employment Policy Department Newsletter, Nov/Dec 2022

    25 November 2022

  3. Selling insurance through agent networks

    22 November 2022

    Distribution is one of the biggest obstacles in offering insurance services to low-income households, small enterprises and rural communities. Digital channels offer new opportunities, but a more high-touch model is often needed to educate households about insurance and to build trust. Agent networks, such as those used in banking and microfinance, can help address some of these challenges faced in insurance. This brief presents ten lessons from banks, MFIs and existing experiences of insurers in establishing and using agent networks, laying out the different ways these networks can operate.

  4. Methodologies to measure productivity in Suriname

    14 November 2022

  5. Just Transition Finance Tool for banking and investing activities

    10 November 2022

    The Just Transition Finance Tool for banking and investing activities was developed by the International Labour Organization, together with the LSE Grantham Research Institute. It provides practical guidance to financial institutions on integrating Just Transition considerations in their strategies and operations.

  6. “Nothing about us without us” - Realizing disability rights through a just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies

    07 November 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and persons with disabilities, providing stakeholders with information and recommendations for implementation.

  7. Skills Development for a Just Transition

    07 November 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and skills development, providing stakeholders with information and recommendations for implementation.

  8. Indigenous Peoples and a Just Transition for All

    07 November 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and indigenous peoples, providing stakeholders with information and recommendations for implementation.

  9. Human mobility and labour migration related to climate change in a just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all

    07 November 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and labour migration and human mobility, providing stakeholders with information and recommendations for implementation.

  10. Green works to support a just transition

    07 November 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and green works, providing stakeholders with information and recommendations for implementation.

  11. Gender equality, labour and a just transition for all

    07 November 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and gender equality and labour, providing stakeholders with information and recommendations for implementation.

  12. Digital wages for decent work in Peru - a rapid assessment

    31 October 2022

    Digital wage payments (through bank accounts, mobile money wallets or prepaid cards) can benefit workers and enterprises and contribute to achieving public policy goals. But the transition from cash to responsible digital wages brings challenges such as limited financial infrastructure and new systems and tools that enterprises and workers need to adopt. The ILO's Global Centre on Digital Wages for Decent Work conducted a rapid assessment that analyses the potential for responsible digital wages in Peru.

  13. Promoting pathways to formality for women entrepreneurs in the informal economy in the Plurinational State of Bolivia

    31 October 2022

  14. Building inclusive markets for refugees and host communities in Province 1, Nepal

    24 October 2022

    A Market Systems Analysis of the vegetables, piggery and poultry value chains

  15. Improve your Food Processing Business (IFYB) flyer

    24 October 2022

  16. Measuring Cooperatives: An information guide on the ILO Guidelines concerning Statistics of Cooperatives

    21 October 2022

  17. Sectoral Policies for a Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies for All

    20 October 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and industrial and sectoral policies, providing stakeholders with information and recommendation for implementation.

  18. How MSMEs can contribute to and benefit from a just transition

    20 October 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and MSMEs, providing stakeholders with information and recommendation for implementation.

  19. The Role of Social Dialogue and Tripartism in a Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies for All

    20 October 2022

    This policy brief is part of the ILO Just Transition Policy briefs series and is intended to present the linkages between just transition and social dialogue and tripartism, providing stakeholders with information and recommendations for implementation.

  20. Social Finance Brief: Responsible finance in the cocoa supply chain in Côte d’Ivoire

    18 October 2022

    This brief assesses the responsibility of financial sector actors in eliminating child labour in the cocoa supply chain in Côte d’Ivoire. This includes current practices in the sector and recommendations to use their leverage role in tackling child labour.