Programmes and projects

The ILO Country Office for the Philippines operates a wide range of programmes and projects. Details of each programme and project can be found below.

2001

  1. Infrastructure for Rural Productivity Enhancement Sector (INFRES)

    4 June 2001 - 31 December 2006

    To improve their living conditions, poor people require access to employment and basic goods and services. They can improve their situation through national and local investment in infrastructure that provides jobs.

  2. Project on Community Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Development (PROCEED)

    15 January 2001 - 31 December 2003

    The PROCEED project is designed to expand the coverage from individual vocational and enterprise training programmes to organizing communities for purposes of enhancing local economic systems to enhance income-generation and self-employment and to help address the chronic issue of poverty in the conflicted areas in Mindanao.

1998

  1. Vocational Training and Enterprise Development

    15 July 1998 - 31 December 2000

    The Project is one of the various components of the a SPCPD-NEDA-UN Multi-donor Assistance Programme. It is funded by the governments of Soain and Belgium. It was designed specifically to support the three-year peace agreement between the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) and Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP).

1994

  1. Interregional Programme to Support Self-reliance of Indigenous and Tribal Communities through Cooperatives and Other Self-help Organizations (INDISCO)

    3 January 1994 - 31 December 2007

    The ILO worked with indigenous peoples (IPs) in the Philippines through a cooperative development programme, an Interregional Programme to Support Self-reliance of Indigenous and Tribal Communities through Cooperatives and other Self-help Organizations (INDISCO), to support application of the ILO Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989 (No. 189).

1989

  1. A Pilot Project on Child Workers Engaged in Scavenging in Metro Manila

    1 August 1989 - 31 December 1991

    The pilot project is a technical cooperation programme between the Philippine Government and the International Labour Organization, implemented by the Department of Labor and Employment. The project has tested a programmatic and organizational approach to address the problems of child workers in the pilot site.