Employment and decent work in situations of fragility, conflict and disaster

Guide and Toolkit

Instructional material | 05 October 2016
The Guide introduces key concepts characterizing situations of fragility, conflict and disaster. It provides practical instructions and ILO multidisciplinary approaches to recover, create and protect Decent Work opportunities in situations of fragility, conflict and disaster. The Guide was developed to support the implementation of the Decent Work Agenda in these contexts in response to numerous requests from ILO officials and constituents that wished to be better informed about ILO’s capacity, added value and potential involvement. It includes practical tools, manuals, reports, evaluations etc. providing examples and more in-depth information on a specific topic.

The Guide accompanies the user through each stage of crisis response from basic understanding and definitions, some internal organizational tips pertaining specifically to crisis response, undertaking the necessary impact assessments on employment and livelihoods, providing a multidisciplinary portfolio of policies and approaches, to mobilizing resources.