What is Better Work?
Better Work is an independent programme of the International Labor Organization (ILO), the labour specialists of the United Nations, and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector development specialists of the World Bank. Better Work is dedicated to private sector development and improvement of working conditions. Better Work is a global programme operating in eight countries that are supported by a global team constantly developing new tools, training staff, monitoring quality and assessing impact.
Better Work aims to:
- improve worker’s lives
- promote decent work
- help strengthen the industry’s competitiveness
- contribute to unlocking business opportunities to help job creation
- influence policies to support improved working conditions
- deliver services that prioritise improving worker management communications as a sustainable mechanism for promoting continuous improvement in factories