Market systems development for decent work - 'the lab'

Market systems development for decent work - ‘the lab’ - is a knowledge generation project aimed at measuring and maximizing the employment impact of market systems development interventions. More >>

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  1. Brief

    Impacting Jobs Through Increasing Exports: Evidence From Cambodia's Rice Sector

    October 2017

  2. Brief

    Action Research in Peru's Wood and Furniture Sector: Carving out a new approach for better jobs

    September 2017

  3. Report

    Sector Selection in Guyana: Finding Export and Value Add Opportunities in Thin Markets

    September 2017

  4. Brief

    Market Systems and Job Quality: What Do We Know and What Can We Do About it ?

    August 2017

  5. Brief

    Measuring Productive Employment: A "How To Note"

    July 2017

  6. Brief

    Sector Selection for Decent Work: Tips, Tricks and Tools

    July 2017

  7. Market Facilitation

    Market systems facilitation, how good are you?

    April 2017

  8. Brief

    A Market Systems Approach to Decent Work

    December 2016

  9. Brief

    The Science in Adaptive Management

    December 2016

  1. Rapid Market Assessment

    Rapid Market Assessment of Responsible Tourism in Vietnam

    June 2017

  2. Market Systems Analysis

    Rapid Market Assessment of Key Sectors for Women and Youth in Zimbabwe

    May 2017

  3. Market systems analysis

    Creating shared value in the Dominican Republic banana industry

    April 2017

  4. Market Systems Analysis

    Cracking Tanzania's Youth Employment Conundrum

    February 2017

  5. Report

    Action research to improve working conditions in Peru's wood and furniture sector

    January 2017

  6. Action research

    Rapid assessment of Peru's wooden furniture export market and its potential for growth

    January 2017

  7. Case Study #2

    Crafting Kuza: Towards a systemic approach to job creation for youth in Mombasa

    April 2016

  8. Market Systems Analysis

    From Value Chain to Market Systems Analysis? 

    February 2016

    Executive Summary: An internal review of the systemic quality of ILO value chain analysis reports

  9. Market Systems Analysis

    Action research for improving working conditions in Peru's wood-furniture sector: Scoping study

    January 2016


  1. Monitoring and Results Measurement

    Training on Monitoring and Results Measurement in Private Sector Development

    7 - 11 December 2015