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Site supervisor course for labour-based and community-managed upgrading of urban low-income settlements

Sub-titleSupervisor's site reference handbook
Author nameBeusch, Andreas ;
Winsvold, Marie
Classification Code047 - Urban Development
Subject areasCommunity participation; Community-based infrastructure; Labour-based technology; Supervisory training; Urban development; Urban infrastructure development
KeywordsLabour-based technology; urban infrastructure development; community participation; low income settlements; road works; drainage; water supply; sanitation; community contracting; labour issues; tools; equipment; masonry; concrete works; solid waste management; procurement; construction measurements
ILO Region(s)Africa
Document typeHandbook / Manual
Date of this edition2002
PublisherInternational Labour Organisation (ILO)
Place of publicationGeneva
Country of publicationSwitzerland
Accession no.047 - 047063
PublisherInternational Labour Organisation (ILO)
Classification CodeUrban Development
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This handbook is aimed primarily at site supervisors for labour-based and community-managed infrastructure works for urban low-income settlements. The handbook might also be useful for planners and contractors when dealing with site planning and supervision. It provides practical tables, guidelines and recommendations in a concentrated format for use on site.

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