Local resource-based employment generation

Typhoon Bopha: Local resource-based employment generation, climate change impact mitigation and livelihood recovery interventions in Davao Oriental, Philippines

Responding to natural or man-made disasters is a central part of livelihood development in many parts of the world. On 4 December 2012, Typhoon Bopha locally known as Pablo made landfall as a Category 5 super typhoon in the Philippines.

The document describes in detail the processes and practices employed, the immediate results of the interventions, and the experiences and learning of the ILO project team and its local partners in the implementation of the DFAT-ILO projects.