Afghanistan resources

February 2007

  1. Legal document

    Labour Code of February 2007

January 2007

  1. Press release

    ILO releases Global Employment Trends 2007: South Asia faces growing gender unemployment gap & challenge of creating jobs.

    The number of people unemployed worldwide remained at an historic high in 2006, despite strong global economic growth

October 2006

  1. Publication

    Expansion of Employment Services to Nine Provinces in Afghanistan (Final Evaluation Summary)

    Projects AFG/06/01/GTZ and AFG/03/03/FRG

September 2006

  1. Press release

    More than 10,000 Afghans get help with finding jobs, training through ILO-backed project

    An ILO project helps thousands of Afghans finding paid work, receiving training and help in searching for work in the first half of 2006.

August 2006

  1. Publication

    Integration of returnees in the Afghanistan labour market

    Altai Consulting was mandated by ILO and UNHCR to conduct research on the situation of Afghan returnees in order to assess the main patterns of integration in the Afghan labour market and the responses provided in 3 major cities of Afghanistan.

May 2005

  1. Legal document

    Law of May 2005 on the Structure, Duties and Mandate of the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission, unofficial English translation

January 2004

  1. Legal document

    Constitution of 4 January 2004

November 2003

  1. Publication

    The Impact of ‘Transition’ and the Afghanistan Crisis on Employment and Decent Work Concerns in Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan

    Crisis Response and Reconstruction Working Paper No. 13

September 2003

  1. Publication

    ASIST Bulletin No. 16

    Bi-annual newsletter containing articles and news on labour-based activities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Theme of this issue is "Impact and sustainability"

March 2002

  1. Publication

    Afghanistan : the current employment and socio-economic situation and prospects

    Crisis Response and Reconstruction Working Paper No. 8