Resources on ILO response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis
Invitation to Bid: Tender ITB No 36/2019 Construction and rehabilitation of concrete and stone masonry retaining walls in 22 selection locations
Tender ILO/EIIP ITB No 36/2019 Construction and rehabilitation of concrete retaining walls in Bsharri Municipality, North Lebanon, and invitation to pre-qualification training.
Vulnerability Assessment Framework - Population study 2019
09 April 2019
This 2019 study, for the first time, provide insights into the prevalence of child labour as a result of a collaboration between UNHCR and ILO Research Teams.
Conflict and mass displacement increase child labour
20 March 2019
Conflict and crisis in the Middle East and North Africa has led to an increase in child labour across the region, including in children’s involvement in armed conflict and other illicit activities, a new report finds.
ILO and Germany pen agreement to bolster decent work for Syrian refugees and host communities
13 March 2019
The ILO and Germany’s Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development have signed a comprehensive memorandum of understanding which seeks to support job creation in response to the refugee crisis and forced displacement in Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey.
Employment Counselling System in Jordan - Flyer
14 February 2019
The ILO has developed a new on-line job counselling system for Jordanian and Syrian job seekers and workers, as well as employers in Jordan to access employment information, job and training opportunities, career guidance and other support to enhance their business and livelihoods. The system is the first of its kind to integrate web, mobile and telephone services under one platform.
Employment Counselling System in Jordan - Brochure
14 February 2019
This brochure is a guideline for job seekers, workers and employers on the use of a new employment counselling system launched by the ILO in Jordan. The system is the first of its kind to integrate web, mobile and telephone services under one platform, offering workers improved access to job and training opportunities across multiple sectors.
ILO launches first of its kind employment platform that targets both Syrian refugees and Jordanians
14 February 2019
The new service aims to boost job matching and training opportunities for both Jordanian and Syrian workers and job-seekers from across different sectors.
Programme of Support to the Jordan Compact (Year in Review 2018)
09 February 2019
The ILO Programme of Support to the Jordan Compact (POS) supports economic growth, job creation and quality service delivery in Jordan. It directly responds to ongoing labour market challenges exacerbated by the conflict in Syria and builds on a series of subsequent pilot interventions launched between 2013-2015. Since 2016, the ILO POS has scaled-up development-focused and employment-driven interventions to create an enabling environment for decent work and job creation.
Employment promotion and decent work for Jordanians and Syrian refugees in Jordan’s agricultural sector
23 January 2019
Norwegian delegation visits sites of ILO initiatives that help workers access jobs in the sector of agriculture and forestry as part of the agency’s response to the refugee crisis in Jordan.
How can trade help create decent jobs?
11 January 2019
ILO projects, financed by the European Union and the Kingdom of the Netherlands, seek to boost employment for Syrian refugees and Jordanians and increase Jordanian manufacturing exports to the European market as part of the implementation of the Jordan-EU Agreement on the relaxation of the “rules of origin.”