Publications

2020

  1. Impact of COVID-19 on Sector-Specific Employment and Skills in Jordan: Garments and Leather

    16 October 2020

  2. The Impact of COVID-19 on Employment and Skills in the Chemicals & Cosmetics Sector in Jordan

    16 October 2020

  3. Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) in the Chemicals and Cosmetics Manufacturing Sector in Jordan

    16 October 2020

    The report reflects on the positioning of the C&C sector in the Jordanian economy from a skills and labour market perspective.

  4. Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) in the Garment & Leather Manufacturing Sector in Jordan

    16 October 2020

    This report looks at the positioning of the garment and leather sector in the Jordanian economy from a skills and labour market perspective.

  5. Competency-Based Training (CBT): An Introductory Manual for Practitioners

    12 October 2020

    The overall purpose of this manual is to provide guidance to TVET developers, administrators and instructors on the design, delivery and assessment of competency-based training (CBT) programmes.

  6. Employment Intensive Projects in Lebanon: Guidelines

    07 October 2020

    This document provides guidance on implementing sound EIPs, structured around key guiding principles, including the principles of decent work, and based on global experiences and on emerging good practices from programmes in Lebanon.

  7. Social protection responses to the COVID-19 crisis in the MENA/Arab States region

    01 October 2020

    This policy brief provides a summary of the main social protection measures that were adopted by the countries in the MENA/Arab States region in immediate response to the pandemic. The brief maps the social protection measures, benefits and services which were provided by the governments and UN agencies for nationals and non-nationals, including refugees, of 21 countries in the region.

  8. ILO Response to the Beirut Blast: A decent work approach for quick recovery and job creation (Update September 2020)

    29 September 2020

    The ILO promotes the principle that employment, livelihoods and decent work are key to the successful recovery and reintegration of crisis-affected people, and this guides the ILO’s response to the Beirut blast.

  9. Promoting fair recruitment and employment: A guidance tool for hotels in Qatar

    17 September 2020

    This Guidance Tool has been developed as a resource to promote fair recruitment and employment standards in the hospitality sector in Qatar. It aims to support hotel companies in Qatar to respond to labour rights challenges by implementing appropriate policies and exercising thorough and ongoing human and labour rights due diligence.

  10. Rapid Diagnostic Assessment of Employment Impacts under COVID-19 in Lebanon

    03 September 2020