Publications

April 7, 2021

Social Protection for a Just Transition: A Global Strategy for Increasing Ambition in Climate Action 

This document lays out a strategy for social protection in a just transition and provides a framework to support State Parties to the Paris Agreement.
April 7, 2021

Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change: From Victims to Change Agents through Decent Work

This report analyses the situation of indigenous peoples in the context of climate change.
April 7, 2021

Policy Brief: Gender, labour and a just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all

This policy brief shows that a just transition combined with inclusive climate action can play a strong role in transforming gender norms and advancing gender equality.
April 7, 2021

Mainstreaming green job issues into national employment policies and implementation plans: A review

This paper documents the different types of measures that countries are adopting to promote more and better employment and a just transition to environmental sustainability.
April 7, 2021

World Employment and Social Outlook 2018: Greening with jobs

This edition examines environmental sustainability in the world of work. It focuses on how climate change and environmental degradation will impact labour markets and quantifies sectoral shifts.
April 7, 2021

The future of work in a changing natural environment: Climate change, degradation and sustainability

This paper calls for an economic model that underscores environmental and social outcomes and ensures that the transition towards sustainability is just.
April 7, 2021

Just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all

This policy brief addresses the main challenges in fulfilling the Paris Agreement goals, how just transition can work in practice and what trade unions and workers’ organizations can do to help.
April 7, 2021

Working on a warmer planet: The effect of heat stress on productivity and decent work

This report shows the impact of heat stress on productivity and decent work and presents innovative solutions that promote occupational safety and health for workers.
April 7, 2021

Skills for a greener future: challanges and enabling factors to achieve a just transition

This policy brief draws attention to the essential role of skills development policies in advancing the sustainable transition to a greener future.