27 November 2014
The launch of the PAGE initiative in Senegal: an innovative UN partnership promoting national strategies for a green economy.
19 November 2014
The Start and Improve Your Green Construction Business training is a green sectoral business development programme that aims to support emerging and established entrepreneurs that wish to engage in the green building construction sector. The SIYGCB has been developed in close collaboration with national and international stakeholders in Zambia and South Africa. A first group of future trainers were trained in the rationale and the use of the SIYCGB training modules.
The ILO participates actively in the climate change negotiations at the Conference of the Parties (COP 20) under the United Nation Convention on Climate change (UNFCCC), taking place in Lima, Peru, from 1 December to 12 December 2014.
Promoting green entrepreneurship in East Africa
Projects and activities
ILO's support worldwide
The role the ILO must take up is to promote the considerable potential for creation of decent work associated with the transition to a low-carbon sustainable development path and to minimize and manage the inevitable dislocation that will accompany it."Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General