Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs

What's new

  • Youth employment and unemployment

    OECD governments have committed to stepping up their efforts to tackle high youth unemployment and strengthen their education systems to better prepare young people for the world of work.

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  • Working Papers

    This series is designed to make available to a wider readership selected labour market, social policy and migration studies prepared for use within the OECD.

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International migration

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Social policies

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Key publications‌

Brochure Instit ELS 2013

OECD work on Employment, Social Protection and International Migration
The new Brochure describes OECD work on Employment, Social protection and International migration; how the interrelated policy areas can help countries boost employment, improve social welfare and manage migration in the context of ageing populations, globalisation and rapid technological change.

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OECD work on Health
Most of the work on health is carried out by the Health Division of the Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs. This brochure describes the health division activities and good practices on current health issues

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