Publications on Employment intensive investment


  1. Publication

    EIIP Afghanistan News Brief, Issue 7

    08 December 2023

    This publication seeks to share news and information about the activities of the EIIP Afghanistan project's activities. The Special Trust Fund for Afghanistan (STFA) is funding this project and ILO is implementing it as an intervention for Promoting Employment and Decent Work through the Humanitarian- Development-Peace Nexus.

  2. Publication

    Employment Intensive Investment Program (EIIP) and decent work in Jordan

    07 December 2023

    The overall strategic objective of the project is to support a more inclusive and accessible green labour market for vulnerable Syrian refugees and Jordanian men, women and persons with disabilities.

  3. Publication

    Support to livelihoods through cultural heritage development

    07 December 2023

    The core competences of UNESCO and ILO come together in this project to ensure dignified, sustainable livelihoods and create economic opportunities for Jordanians and Syrians through culture as a source of resilience.

  4. Publication

    Support to livelihoods through cultural heritage development in Jordan 2020 - 2024

    07 December 2023

    Employment Intensive schemes in the northern governorates of Jordan help improve self-reliance through access to immediate short-term decent employment opportunities for Jordanians and Syrians in the cultural heritage sector.

  5. Publication

    Development Impacts of the Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP)

    20 November 2023

    EIIP links investment in infrastructure with employment creation, pro-poor economic development and contributes to social welfare and improving access to education and health services for poorly connected people.

  6. Publication

    ILO/EIIP support to the Expanded Public Works Programme in South Africa

    13 November 2023

    ILO/EIIP is providing support to the Expanded Public Works Programme in key thematic areas including Policy Development and Promotion, Skills/Capacity Development, Project Management and Technical Support, Research and Innovation, and Advocacy and Partnership.

  7. Publication

    Employment-Intensive Investment Programme in South Africa

    13 November 2023

    The Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) is a short to medium term intervention of the Government of South Africa which seeks to address the triad national challenges of unemployment, poverty and inequality through employment creation in provision and delivery of public infrastructure works by application of labour-intensive methods.

  8. Publication

    An appraisal of EIIP’s longer-term development impacts

    19 October 2023

    The purpose of this study is to improve understanding of how the project implementation related activities of the Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP) generate long-term development impacts which arise out of: (a) the benefits for users and the wider society of the improved assets, and (b) the employment and increased incomes of those employed on projects.

  9. Fact Sheet

    Infrastructure component of the Support to Rural Entrepreneurship, Investment and Trade (STREIT) programme in Papua New Guinea

    11 October 2023

    The infrastructure component of the STREIT programme aims to improve the condition of local transport infrastructure, such as provincial, district and local level roads, airstrips and jetties in East Sepik and Sandaun Provinces, to create climate-resilient and efficient value chain enablers for cocoa, vanilla and fisheries industries.

  10. Case flyer

    The EIIP approach, experiences and lessons learned: Contributions to the humanitarian, development, and peace nexus in Afghanistan

    11 October 2023

    This flyer illustrates how the Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP) in Afghanistan, implemented since 2022 under the framework of the DWCP and the UN Joint Programme ABADEI, plays a key role in meeting both the humanitarian and development needs of the Afghan population, which continues to face unprecedented challenges.