Decent Work

Pakistan Decent Work Country Profile 2019

This report is part of a joint collaboration between the Government of Pakistan and ILO to measure changes to ascertain progress and sustainability toward achieving decent work. The report was carried out in close collaboration with ILO Technical Specialists in Geneva and a team of national experts in Pakistan.

The recommendations made in this study can also be used to address chronic shortages of employment opportunities as well as being a sound strategy for dealing with future economic shocks. The study also demonstrates how the EIPW approach can be applied to increase employment opportunities at no additional costs in existing government development programmes and the many types of work for which it is competitive to conventional equipment-intensive construction methods.