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ILO: ECOSOC Youth Forum

Young People call for Action on Decent Work at ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018

March 2018 | ILO, News, UN Entities

At the ECOSOC Youth Forum in New York, about 200 participants participated in an interactive conversation known as an “IDEATHON”. The event focused on the role of science, technology and innovation in boosting youth engagement, development and resilien …

ILO: Innovations

Innovations, Challenges and Good Practices in Job-ready Digital Skills Training

March 2018 | ILO, ITU, News, UN Entities

Mobile Learning Week is the annual United Nations flagship Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in education conference that brings together education and technology experts. Using the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth, the Internat …

ILO: Infographic

Infographic on Promoting Youth Employment and Empowerment of Young Women in Jordan

March 2018 | ILO, Publications

The infographic presented in both English and Arabic summarizes the main findings of the Youth Employment Inventory Jordan and its report by visualizing key data points, intervention designs and target populations. The Youth Employment Inventory Jordan …

ILO: Skills Mismatch

Skills Mismatch: The Digital Skills Employers are Looking For

March 2018 | ILO, ITU, News, UN Entities

On 21 March 2018, in Geneva, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) will organize an interactive session at the World Summit on the Information Society Forum (WSIS)  on “skills mismatch: the dig …

ILO: Publication- Complimentarities

Complementarities between Labour Market Institutions and their Causal Impact on Youth Labour Market Outcomes

March 2018 | ILO, Publications

The ILO paper Complimentarities between Labour Market Institutions and their Causal Impact on Youth Labour Market Outcomes uses theoretical and empirical analysis to assess the effects of labour market outcomes on young people with a focus on two speci …

ILO: Toolkit for quality apprenticeships

Toolkit for Quality Apprenticeships – Guide for Policy Makers

February 2018 | ILO, Publications

The ILO Toolkit for Quality Apprenticeships is a resource to improve the design and implementation of apprenticeship systems and programmes. The toolkit presents examples of good practice from ILO constituents around the world, and demonstrates how qua …