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Our Publications

Our publications provide access to the latest knowledge and experiences on employment promotion. Below you can find selected resources to which we have contributed in recent years.

Toolkits

Promoting employment and decent work in development cooperation

Volume 1: Concepts and foundations

European Commission

Promoting employment and decent work in development cooperation

Volume 2: Practical Guidance for the Design and Implementation of Employment-focused and Employment-sensitive Interventions  

European Commission

Measuring Success of Youth Livelihood Interventions

A Practical Guide to Monitoring and Evaluation. Global Partnership for Youth Employment.

Hempel, K. and N. Fiala (2011)

Reports and book chapters

Towards Evidence-Based ALMPs in Egypt

Towards Evidence-Based Active Labour Market Programmes in Egypt. Challenges and Way Forward.

ILO (2017)

M&E of Youth Employment Programs in the Arab World

Making Learning Count: Effective Monitoring and Evaluation of Youth Employment Programs in the Arab World.

ILO and Silatech (2015)

Policies to protect and promote young people

Policies to protect and promote young people’s development during crisis. In: Children and Youth in Crisis – Protecting and Promoting Human Development in Times of Economic Shocks.

A. Wuermli, K. Hempel, L.  Aber and M. Lundberg (2012)

Policy Briefs

Protecting and promoting adolescents during economic shocks

Adolescence. Protecting and Promoting Human Development in Times of Economic Shocks. World Bank. 

A. Wuermli, K. Hempel and M. Lundberg (2012)

Investing in children and youth

Investing in your country’s children and youth today: good policy, smart economics. World Bank.

K. Hempel and W. Cunningsham (2010)

Evaluation reports

Overcoming Youth Unemployment in Egypt

Impact Evaluation of Emergency Employment Investment Project (EEIP) in Egypt.

A. Elsayed, K. Hempel and A. Osman (2018)

Evaluation of Souk-at Tanmia, Tunisia

Souk-at Tanmia. Independent evaluation of the 2012-2013 pilot edition in Tunisia.

K. Hempel and M. Midani (2015)

Prospera Consulting
Solutions for effective employment promotion.