Decent work through local economic development

Nurturing peace, human security and decent work through local economic development: Project brief

The Inter-agency Programme to Nurture Peace, Security and Decent Work through Local Development in Bondoc Peninsula is a joint undertaking between the ILO and Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) in collaboration with the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP), local government units and local non-government organizations, the project takes off the human security framework that puts a premium on human protection and empowerment.

The project has two objectives: (a) expand livelihood assets and increase productivity of families and communities, especially vulnerable groups, in four municipalities in Bondoc Peninsula, namely: Mulanay, San Narciso, Unisan and Catanauan; and (b) improve coordination and enhance cooperation of local government units, civil society organizations, the private sector and community organizations towards local socio-economic development and peace-building processes.