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Decent work and sustainable development

Decent work and sustainable development
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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.

 

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The ITCILO further strengthens its collaboration with the V.V. GIRI National Institute of India

The ITCILO further strengthens its collaboration with the V.V. GIRI National Institute of India

The Centre has just renewed its Memorandum of Understanding with the V.V. GIRI National Institute of India for a further five years. The previous MoU was signed in 2012. The Institute is an autonomous body of the Ministry of Labour and Employment of the Government of India, set up in July 1974 as a leading centre of Labour Research, Training and Education. Read More

Second training event for coaches in Ethiopia

Second training event for coaches in Ethiopia

The second training event for coaches in Ethiopia is taking place in Addis Ababa from 5 to 9 November. The programme is implemented by the Centre with the financial support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy and in cooperation with the EU-funded ILO project “Support to the Reintegration of Returnees in Ethiopia”. Read More

ITCILO signs cooperation agreement with Panama’s Ministry of Social Development (MIDES)

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

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Enterprise, Microfinance and Local Development

The Enterprise, Microfinance and Local Development Programme uses the knowledge base of the ILO globally to design academies, courses and training packages. Training courses and academies focus on disseminating good practices and sound methodologies. Training draws on the expertise of the global team of ILO enterprise development and social finance specialists.

Sustainable Development Programme

Referring simultaneously to the broad definition of sustainable development adopted by the United Nations, which postulates an intrinsic relation between economic, social and environmental well-being, SDP takes as a more concrete starting point the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the framework of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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