Development aid
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Development aid

Since the early 1950’s, the ILO has been providing technical cooperation to countries on all continents and at all stages of economic development. Technical cooperation projects are implemented through close cooperation between recipient countries, donors, and the ILO, which maintains a network of area and regional offices worldwide.

The overall purpose of ILO technical cooperation is the implementation of the Decent Work agenda at a national level, assisting constituents to make this concept a reality for all men and women.

An extensive network of offices throughout Africa, Asia, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe and the Middle East provides technical guidance on policy issues, and assistance in design and implementation of development programmes.


  1. South-South and Triangular Cooperation

    How-To Guide on South-South and Triangular Cooperation and Decent Work

    21 October 2014

  2. Global South-South Development Expo 2014: ILO Proposed Solutions

    Promoting Sustainable Development and Decent Work through SSTC in the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Proposed Solutions

    20 October 2014

  3. South-South and triangular cooperation

    BRICS and the ILO: An overview

    16 October 2014

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