1. Promoting civic, social and economic participation of disadvantaged youth in Kurdistan

    1 September 2014 - 30 September 2016, Kurdistan - Iraq

    As part of the Kurdistan Vision 2020 development programme, the Kurdistan Regional Government or Iraq's Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs has launched a project alongside the ILO and the United Nations Population Fund to empower some 750 disadvantaged young Iraqi women and men.

  2. Moving Towards a Child Labour Free Jordan

    1 January 2011 - 31 August 2016, Jordan

    The ILO is supporting the government in its implementation of the National Framework to Combat Child Labour, adopted in 2011.

  3. Enhanced Access to Employment Opportunities and Livelihoods in Jordanian Host Communities within the framework of ILO's response to the Syrian Refugee

    1 January 2014 - 30 June 2016, Jordan

    One of the key components of the ILO’s response to the Syrian refugee crisis is to enhance employment opportunities and livelihoods in underprivileged host communities.

  4. Promoting Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work in Jordan (Phase II)

    1 May 2014 - 31 May 2016, Jordan

    The project aims to strengthened the labour relations environment for economic development and social stability.

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    Support the establishment of social protection fund and universal health coverage in Lebanon

    1 May 2015 - 31 May 2016, Lebanon

    The ILO is working with the Lebanese government as well as workers’ and employers’ organizations in the country to identify social security gaps, introduce universal healthcare to tripartite stakeholders and assist in the establishment of a national social protection floor.

  6. Applying the G20 Training Strategy, Skills for Trade & Employment - (STED Jordan)

    1 December 2012 - 31 May 2016, Jordan

    Through the ILO’s Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) methodology, the project aims to strengthen the capability of Jordan to improve its training delivery systems in key sectors as well as bolster economic productivity and growth.

  7. Integrated support for young women and men in Yemen to access decent work

    1 November 2012 - 31 March 2016, Yemen

    The ILO is supporting skills training providers to deliver marketable skills and entrepreneurship capacity to young Yemenis.

  8. Livelihood and economic recovery: Strengthening social cohesion and community resilience in Yemen

    1 July 2014 - 31 January 2016, Sanaa - Yemen

    The ILO has partnered with five other UN agencies to implement a cross-cutting livelihoods and economic recovery programme in Yemen targeting vulnerable segments of the population.


  1. Strengthening workplace compliance through labour inspection

    1 April 2014 - 31 December 2015, occupied Palestinian territory

    As part of a global effort, the ILO works with the occupied Palestinian territory to enable it to implement and employ strategic planning, training programmes, tools, and resources that comply with international labour standards.

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    Establishing a Social Security System for Private Sector Workers

    1 October 2013 - 31 December 2015, occupied Palestinian territory

    The ILO is supporting efforts by government, workers and employers in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) to reform labour laws and enhance social dialogue.