1. Implementing and enforcing internationally recognized labour rights in Oman and Bahrain

    1 January 2006 - 31 December 2010, Lebanon

    This project contributes to the development of a functioning labour inspection system and tripartite structures with independent labour and employer structures that reflect the core labour standards embodied in the 1998 declaration of Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work.

  2. Enhancing Labour Inspection Effectiveness in the Arab States

    1 January 2009 - 31 December 2010, Syria, Lebanon, Yemen and Oman

    This project contributes to the long-term socio-economic development of participating countries by strengthening social dialogue and improving compliance with labour legislation, while promoting social justice and decent work, which will ultimately enhance productivity and employment.

  3. Local Socio-Economic Development in War-Affected Areas in South Lebanon

    1 January 2009 - 31 December 2010, Lebanon

    This project promotes the empowerment of local stakeholders’ through local economic development and direct livelihood support in conflict-affected areas in South Lebanon.

  4. Promoting fundamental principles and rights at work in Jordan

    1 January 2007 - 31 December 2010, Jordan

    This project focuses on strengthening labour relations, within the triparitie framework, with a view to promoting economic and social development.

  5. Sheikha Fatima Vocational Rehabilitation Centre Project for People with Disabilities and Youth with Special Needs (PAL/07/01/ISB)

    1 January 2009 - 30 December 2010, West Bank and Gaza Strip

  6. Introduction of Know About Business in vocational and technical training in oPt

    1 January 2009 - 30 December 2010, West Bank and Gaza Strip

    This project contributes towards the creation of employment opportunities by fostering an enterprise culture in oPt and promoting entrepreneurship and self-employment among youth. This will be achieved through introducing the ILO Know About Business (KAB) curriculum in technical/vocational education and technical universities.


  1. Integrated support to the rehabilitation of NBC Adjacent Area

    1 January 2008 - 31 December 2009, Nahr al-Bared Camp, Lebanon

    The development objective of the project is to provide the necessary assistance and relief to Palestinian refugees in Lebanon and the most vulnerable Lebanese affected by the conflict in the Nahr el Bared refugee camp and its repercussions.

  2. Local Area Development Programme (LADP)

    1 January 2007 - 31 December 2009, Iraq

    The objective of this project is to improve living conditions and contribute to sustainable poverty reduction in three selected areas in Iraq (Sulaymaniyah, Babyl and the southern Marshlands).