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  1. Instructional material

    Work Improvements in Small Enterprises (WISE) - Package for trainers

    01 January 2004

    This training package is aimed at upgrading the skills of WISE trainers in Asia who conduct training courses and provide technical assistance for local small enterprises. It helps both entrepreneurs and workers benefit from the productivity gain and safety and health improvements. Its six basic training principles are: build on local practice; focus on achievements; link working conditions with other management goals; use learning-by-doing; encourage exchange of experience; promote workers’ involvement.

  2. Publication

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

    01 January 2004

  3. Publication

    GET Ahead for Women in Enterprise Training Package and Resource Kit

    01 January 2004

    The training package Gender and Entrepreneurship Together – GET Ahead for Women in Enterprise – aims to assist ILO partner organizations in promoting enterprise development among women in poverty who want to start or are already engaged in small-scale business.

  4. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #35: Property rights and collateral

    01 May 2003

    How gender makes a difference

  5. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #34: Private equity and capitalisation of SMMEs in South Africa

    01 April 2003

    Quo vadis?

  6. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #33: South African microinsurance case study

    01 February 2003

  7. Publication

    Helping small businesses prevent substance abuse

    01 January 2003

    Provides background information and a framework for the development and implementation of a prevention-oriented approach to workplace substance abuse.

  8. Instructional material

    Integrated Rural Accessibility Planning (IRAP) Modular Training Package

    01 January 2003

  9. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #31: The demand for risk-managing financial services in low-income communities

    01 November 2002

    Evidence from Zambia

  10. Publication

    Social Finance Working Paper #30: A field study of microinsurance in the Philippines

    01 October 2002