The first phase of STRENGTHEN was launched in 2014 and concluded in 2020. This video shows how the project helped increase the capacity of the partner countries to analyse and forge new sector and trade policies and programmes for creating more and better jobs. Learn more about the project’s approach, its focus on capacity building, knowledge sharing initiatives, and tools in this interview.
This project component supports developing countries and development practitioners in analysing and designing policies and programmes, which would enhance the positive impact on employment of sector policies and programmes such as agriculture, infrastructure and energy.
This project component supports developing countries in harnessing international trade and trade-related foreign investment towards providing more opportunities for decent work within developing countries and raising the number of developing-country workers who are productively employed.