CTP No. 160

Labour-based technology: A review of current practice - Vol. 2, Papers of the seventh regional seminar for labour-based practitioners

Theme of the seminar: Contracting in Employment-intensive Works

Conference paper | Lusaka, Zambia | 01 January 1999
This was the seventh in a series of regional seminar held for labour-based practitioners held since 1990. The theme of this seminar was contracting in employment-intensive works in both the urban and rural sector. A broad range of issues were presented and discussed during the seminar ranging from stakeholder participation in the design, planning and implementation of works, contract documentation, credit facilities, contract management, community contracting, rural access among others. The proceedings report on the plenary and discussion sessions, and include summaries of the papers presented. The papers provide the full text of all the papers presented