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  1. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #28: Equipment finance for small contractors in public work programmes

    01 June 2002

  2. Publication

    Using the ILO Code of Practice and training manual - Guidelines for trade unions

    01 May 2002

  3. Publication

    Employment-Intensive Infrastructure Programmes: Capacity building for contracting in the construction Sector

    01 January 1999

    Provides a set of guidelines for programmes which aim to integrate cost-effective employment-intensive approaches into infrastructure works while respecting basic labour standards and working conditions.

  4. Technical advisory mission - Final Report

    Community based waste collection and small enterprise development waste recycling in Dar es Salaam

    01 April 1998

  5. Publication

    Employment-intensive infrastructure programmes : labour policies and practices

    01 February 1998

    Based on studies and the experience of ILO technical cooperation projects. Includes recommendations for government ministries, and workers’ and employers’ organizations.

  6. Practical ideas for owners and managers of small and medium-sized enterprises

    Improving working conditions and productivity in the garment industry: An action manual

    01 January 1998

    Aiming to help with the productivity and efficiency of garment-producing enterprises, this manual suggests practical ideas for the design, materials, safety, welfare and maintenance of the business. It also presents procedures and examples for identifying and assessing productivity.

  7. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #18: Guarantee funds and NGOs: promise and pitfalls

    01 July 1997

    A review of the key issues

  8. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #9: Monitoring guidelines for semi-formal financial institutions active in small enterprise finance

    01 April 1995

  9. Publication

    Small firms, technical services and inter-firm cooperation (RS 99)

    22 March 1994

    This book looks into the ways small-scale industries have profited from management services, technical institutes and collaboration with other small firms in such fields as marketing, purchasing, research and development, technology transfer and training.

  10. Publication

    Re-emergence of small enterprises and industrial restructuring in industrialised countries

    02 December 1991

    Based on case studies in selected industrialized countries, this book reviews the recent development of the small firm sector, identifying types of firms and analysing their status and role in local communities.