Resources on green works

  1. Vanuatu Employment Project – Increasing the quantity and quality of employment in recovery and reconstruction after cyclone PAM

    18 June 2015

  2. Haiyan: Helping vulnerable communities in Coron with Decent Work

    07 January 2015

    Typhoon Haiyan killed 8,000 and affected nearly 16 million people across the Philippines. And while Tacloban City sustained the most destruction, other more remote places also suffered heavy damage. Lives and livelihoods, infrastructure and services were all lost on the vacation island of Coron. A year after Haiyan, the island's people are gradually restoring some of what was lost, and at the same time, learning new skills and ways to support their families.

  3. the Philippines

    13 November 2014

    Activities of the Employment Intensive Investment Programme in the Philippines

  4. Typhoon Bopha: Sustainable Livelihoods for Affected Communities

    01 May 2013

    The Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) supported the livelihood recovery initiative of the International Labour Organization (ILO) which applies the Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP) as a post-calamity intervention in the three municipalities of Davao Oriental. Under the EIIP, local organizations were contracted to implement their post-calamity subprojects and activities aimed to help individuals and households recover from the impact of Typhoon Bopha.

  5. Community-based emergency employment, reconstruction and livelihood recovery in response to Typhoon Pablo (Bopha): Fact sheet

    17 December 2012

    Typhoon Pablo (Bopha) has affected many parts of the Southern Philippines and damaged thousands of properties and livelihoods. Typhoon Pablo was the strongest to hit the area in decades. The ILO has initially mobilized its internal resources and has also sought the assistance of its development partners.

  6. Roads for Development (R4D) (Timor-Leste)

    14 June 2012

    The R4D project will bring social and economic benefits to women and men in rural Timor-Leste by carrying out rehabilitation and maintenance of rural road networks.

  7. Employment-Intensive Investment for Sustainable Development Training and Knowledge-sharing course

    The ultimate aim of the course is to contribute towards the development and effective implementation of jobrich public investment policies and programmes for poverty reduction and sustainable development.

  8. Small earth dams and dugouts - Training guide and technical reference for LIPW

    17 May 2012

    Training guide and technical reference for LIPW personnel

  9. Local investments for climate change adaptation: Green Jobs through green works

    09 April 2012

    Efforts to mitigate climate change and its impact should be inclusive of poor communities and help them to adapt to the new living and working conditions. Communities can use local resource-based strategies to reduce the impact of development on the climate.

  10. Towards an ILO approach to climate change adaptation

    06 December 2011

    This working paper is the joint effort of the Employment Intensive Investment Programme and the Green Jobs Programme. It explores the implications of climate change, its impacts on the world of work and the need for the work of the International Labour Office to adapt to it. It takes stock of the on-going work and identifies the needs for further development.