Fragile states and disaster response resources

  1. ILO response to Syrian refugee crisis

    Employment promotion and decent work for Jordanians and Syrian refugees in Jordan’s agricultural sector

    23 January 2019

    Norwegian delegation visits sites of ILO initiatives that help workers access jobs in the sector of agriculture and forestry as part of the agency’s response to the refugee crisis in Jordan.

  2. EIIP Policy Brief

    Job creation for Syrian refugees and Jordanian host communities through Green Works in agriculture and forestry

    14 January 2019

    This policy brief presents a project of the ILO in Jordan to carry out Green Works and generate employment for Syrian refugees and Jordanian host communities through employment-intensive investment approaches

  3. Publication

    Employment Policy Department Newsletter, Issue 9, December 2018 / January 2019

    14 December 2018

  4. Our impact, their voices

    Working together in Lebanon

    12 December 2018

    Women and men, Syrian refugees and host communities work alongside each other building an irrigation channel as part of an ILO project in Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley.

  5. Internal research workshop

    Summary of discussions on "Assessing the impact of employment programmes on peacebuilding"

    03 December 2018

    This document contains the summary of the internal workshop organized by the ILO's Research Department in collaboration with the Development and Investment Branch (DEVINVEST) of the Employment Policy Department

  6. Publication

    Employment Policy Department Newsletter, Issue 8, November 2018

    30 November 2018

  7. Geneva Peace Week 2018

    Report of the panel discussion on "Jobs for Peace and Resilience"

    13 November 2018

    This document contains the report of the side event co-organized by ILO, CCDP, ICRC and the Permanent Mission of Switzerland in Geneva on 9 November 2018.

  8. Geneva Peace Week 2018

    UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura opens ILO event on Jobs for Peace and Resilience at the Geneva Peace Week

    12 November 2018

  9. Publication

    Lessons Learned and Emerging Good Practices of ILO’s Syria Crisis Response in Jordan and Lebanon

    09 November 2018

    This report synthesizes the lessons learned and emerging good practices from the ILO ROAS interventions to promote decent work amongst Syrian refugees and host communities.

  10. Press release

    Roads for farmers and jobs for the community

    09 November 2018

    An ILO project has worked to build and rehabilitate agricultural roads to serve farmers in northern Lebanon, while at the same time creating short-term jobs for both the local population as well as displaced Syrians in the area.