ASIST Bulletin No. 18

Bi-annual newsletter containing articles and news on labour-based activities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The theme of this issue is: Policy, institutional and legislative issues; Financing and resource allocation

Centrefold: Policy development'
In this issue:
Expanding employment in public works in South Africa
From policy to resource allocation
Decentralisation, road maintenance and public procurement in Peru
Improving access of small local contractors to public procurement – The experience of Andean Countries
Toolkit for infrastructure financing for settlement upgrading
Shake it off!!! Zimbabwe style
Sudan gears up to recovery and reconstruction – The labour-based route