Enterprises through registration

Formalization of enterprises through registration: Main report

The report summarizes the finding and recommendations of an extensive study on the process of formalization.

The report contains three main parts. The first part provides background information on the informal sector on policy, legislation and labour issues affecting the informal sector; and on the current activities and prpgrammes in favour of this. sector. Part two summarizes a number of case studies those concerning enterprises which went through the formalization process and those who shifted from formal to informal status. Part three synthesis findings from Parts 1 and 2 and discusses a number of policy implications.