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World Employment Programme

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Works: 745 works in 1,202 publications in 3 languages and 18,070 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Bibliography  Conference proceedings  History  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Publishing director, Other
Classifications: HQ1870.9, 305.4677
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Women and development : the sexual division of labor in rural societies : a study by Lourdes Benería ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Assessing the demographic impact of development projects conceptual, methodological, and policy issues by A. S Oberai ( )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses case studies to show that provision must be made for the potentially disastrous demographic changes brought about by development projects in the Third World
Agrarian reform in contemporary developing countries by A. K., ed GHOSE ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Initially published in 1983, in association with the International Labour Organisation (ILO), this book is about the meaning, relevance and process of agrarian reform in contemporary developing countries. It includes seven detailed case studies - one each on Ethiopia, Peru, Chile, Nicaragua, Iran, Kerala, (India) and West Bengal (India). In all the cases, serious contemporary efforts were made to implement agrarian reform programmes and the case studies focus upon selected aspects of this reform process - origins, basic characteristics, problems of implementation and immediate consequences. Eac
Women's roles and population trends in the Third World by Richard Anker ( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1982, this collection was the result of an ambitious and wide-ranging, inter-disciplinary research programme conducted by the International Labour Office (ILO) on the relationship between women's roles and demographic change, with a view to influencing contemporary government and non-government policy and future research in the field. The ILO held an informal gathering of leading researchers in the fields of economics, anthropology, sociology and demography and this volume represents a unique and practically-orientated collection, offering valuable insights into contemporary
Technology and rural women : conceptual and empirical issues by Iftikhar Ahmed ( Book )
7 editions published in 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conceptural approaches; Empirical overviews; Programmes and projects
Bibliography of published research of the World Employment Programme by International Labour Office ( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Socio-economic groups and income distribution in Mexico by Wouter van Ginneken ( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inflation, income distribution, and x-efficiency theory : a study prepared for the International Labour Office within the framework of the World Employment Programme by Harvey Leibenstein ( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Employment forecasting : the employment problem in industrialised countries ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
State policies and migration : studies in Latin America and the Caribbean by Peter Peek ( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Appropriate products, employment, and technology : case-studies on consumer choice and basic needs in developing countries by Wouter van Ginneken ( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agricultural prices, policy, and equity in Sub-Saharan Africa by Dharam P Ghai ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agrarian change in Egypt : an anatomy of rural poverty by Samīr Muḥammad Raḍwān ( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lace Makers of Narsapur by Maria Mies ( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The lace makers show the way. The conditions under which they worked never disappeared, as we can see now. Indeed these conditions have returned to the rich countries of the West from where they were exported." From the 2012 Preface The Lace Makers of Narsapur is a sensitive and groundbreaking study of women at the beginning of the process of globalisation. Maria Mies examines the way in which women are used to produce luxury goods for the Western market and simultaneously not counted as workers or producers in their fragmented workplaces. Instead they are defined as 'non-working housewive
Population, development, and income distribution : a modelling approach, Bachue-International by R. Scott Moreland ( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alternatives to unemployment and underemployment : the case of Colombia by Michael Hopkins ( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Migration surveys in low income countries : guidelines for survey and questionnaire design by Richard E Bilsborrow ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sex inequalities in urban employment in the Third World by Richard Anker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du revers de couverture : "Great inequalitiy exists between men and women with respect to occupations, career paths and earnings. This volume presents an overview of the current situation on developing countries, along with results from ILO-UNFPA ... Insights are provided into the disadvantages women on the Third World face in the employement market, based on this unique set of interviews with several thousand employers, male emplloyees and female employees which reveal why factors such as recruitment, wages, promotion, absenteeism and turnover differ by sex of worker."
Unemployment, schooling, and training in developing countries : Tanzania, Egypt, the Philippines and Indonesia by M Leonor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Microelectronics, automation, and employment in the automobile industry ( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bureau international du travail Programme mondial de l'emploi
Bureau international du travail World Employment Programme
ILO. World Employment Programme.
International Labor Organization World Employment Programme
International Labour Office Programa Mundial del Empleo
International Labour Office Programme Mondial de l'Emploi
International Labour Office World Employment Programme
International Labour Organisation Programa Mundial del Empleo
International Labour Organisation World Employment Programme
International Labour Organization. Programa Mundial del Empleo.
International Labour Organization Programme Mondial de l'Emploi
International Labour Organization World Employment Programme
Internationale Arbeitsorganisation Weltbeschäftigungsprogramm
Internationale Arbeitsorganisation World Employment Programme
Organisation internationale du travail Programme mondial de l'emploi
Organisation internationale du travail World Employment Programme
Programa Mundial del Empleo.
Programme mondial de l' emploi.
Programme mondial de l'emploi
W.E.P
W.E.P. (World Employment Programme)
WEP
WEP (World Employment Programme)
World Employment Program
World employment programme
Languages
English (140)
Spanish (4)
Polish (1)
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