Employment intensive investment projects


  1. Creating decent job opportunities through applying Employment Intensive Approaches at Cultural Heritage Conservation activities

    6 October 2020 - 20 September 2023,

    The project aims to safeguard and rehabilitate cultural heritage sites in northern Jordan, through applying Employment Intensive Approaches in heritage sites rehabilitation activities, including clearance, maintenance, consolidation, site development and presentation. Jobs created through this project target both Syrian refugees and Jordanians in the host communities.

  2. Socio-economic recovery from cyclones Ana and Batsiraï in the Analamanga and Fitovinany regions of Madagascar

    1 May 2022 - 30 April 2023, Madagascar

    Strengthening the socio-economic resilience of local communities affected by cyclones and improving governance for risk management and recovery.

  3. Rehabilitation / Construction of Primary Schools in Response to Cyclones in Madagascar

    1 June 2022 - 28 February 2023, Madagascar


  1. Training in the Employment Intensive Investment Approach of Small and Medium Enterprises and Design Offices - Realization of training sites in Madagascar

    1 July 2019 - 31 December 2022, Madagascar

  2. Road for Development (R4D) Phase II – Road for Development Support Program (R4D-SP) Bridging Phase

    17 July 2021 - 31 December 2022, National

    During the Bridging Phase, R4D-SP will support Government of Timor-Leste's COVID-19 recovery efforts and lay the foundation for the possible transition to the rural roads sector.

  3. Employment Intensive Infrastructure Programme in Lebanon (EIIP)

    31 January 2017 - 31 December 2022, Lebanon

    Creating decent work opportunities for Syrian refugees and host communities through infrastructure improvement in Lebanon.

  4. Green Works Based on Labour-Intensive Local Technologies in Burkina Faso

    1 April 2020 - 31 October 2022, Burkina Faso

    Using the green works approach, this project aims to demonstrate, document, and analyse traditional soil restoration techniques and to gather the data necessary for policies and programmes at a larger and more systematic scale.

  5. Urban infrastructure development and creation of decent jobs for young people in the cities of Maroua and Bamenda for the strengthening of peace and socio-economic resilience (HIMO MINHDU Project)

    8 October 2020 - 8 October 2022, Cameroon

  6. Construction of school buildings following the labour-intensive approach, within the framework of the joint UNICEF/WFP/ILO program in Madagascar

    1 October 2015 - 30 September 2022, Madagascar

  7. Enhancing Rural Access Agro-Forestry Project (ERA Agro-Forestry)

    1 June 2017 - 30 June 2022, Baucau, Covalima, Lautem, Manatuto, Manufahi and Viqueque Municipalities

    The Project aims to contribute to a peaceful, inclusive and sustainable development in Timor-Leste, through improved rural access, the creation of employment, economic and domestic revenue opportunities through agro-forestry development, and a durable reduction in food insecurity and malnutrition in rural areas. This project is funded by the European Union.