ASIST Bulletin No. 17

Bi-annual newsletter containing articles and news on labour-based activities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Theme of this issue: Diversified use of labour-based technology

In this issue:
Employment intensive delivery of infrastructure – Egypt’s experience
Taking labour-based technology forward – broadening the overall framework
Diversified use of labour-based technology (LBT) in Nicaragua
Routine road maintenance micro enterprises — an option for employment generation and capacity building
Labour-based maintenance of federal roads in Ethiopia
Application of cationic bitumen emulsions in spot improvement works
Is improving roads beneficial to bicycle users?
Four countries invest in a local resourcebased approach to infrastructure development
The Tenth Regional Seminar for Labour-based Practitioners: The Tanzania experience and lessons learnt