Resources on green works

  1. Handbook for Rural Masons

    01 March 2017

    reference guide covering the most common work activities when building a house

  2. Conceptual guide for Integrated Rural Access Planning and Community Contracting in the Water and Sanitation sector: Guide No.1

    15 February 2017

  3. Pakistan

    08 February 2017

    Activities of the Employment Intensive Investment Programme in Pakistan

  4. Haiti

    08 February 2017

    Activities of the Employment Intensive Investment Programme in Hati

  5. Mozambique

    08 February 2017

    Activities of the Employment Intensive Investment Programme in Mozambique

  6. Employment and labour market policies for a just transition towards environmentally sustainable economy and societies for all

    09 November 2016

  7. Water is life: Repair of community potable water system and reforestation of community-managed watershed in Pinabacdao, Samar

    27 May 2016

    The supply of potable water in the municipality of Pinabacdao, Samar was severely impeded by the successive impacts of Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby) and Tropical Storms Jangmi (Seniang) and Mekkhala (Amang). Because both water and livelihoods are essential to human life, the International Labour Organization (ILO) partnered with the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Pinabacdao to restore the flow of water to 4,000 families.

  8. Decent work and just transitions must be at the heart of climate action

    27 April 2016

    This was underlined by Geneva-based dialogue gathering government representatives, staff from international organizations and non-governmental organizations on the day of the Paris Agreement signing ceremony.

  9. Typhoon Bopha: Local resource-based employment generation, climate change impact mitigation and livelihood recovery interventions in Davao Oriental, Philippines

    30 September 2015

    Responding to natural or man-made disasters is a central part of livelihood development in many parts of the world. On 4 December 2012, Typhoon Bopha locally known as Pablo made landfall as a Category 5 super typhoon in the Philippines.

  10. A practical guide for post-calamity response: The Philippine experience

    23 September 2015

    This Guide aims to encourage a positive and proactive approach to post-calamity response. The imagery of a country rising from destruction serves to inspire people to not only hope, but to believe that the ability to rise again lies in their hands.