Shelter Provision and Employment Generation
Cover photographs: top left the pisé building method, Malawi (by P. Davy); bottom left contrasting types of housing, Indonesia (by J. Maillard, ILO); right the home as workplace, Colombia (by J. Maillard, ILO).
Photographs in text: 1 - Camerapix, Nairobi; 2 - H. Kardash; 3,4,6,7,8,9 and 11 - A. Graham Tipple; 5 - P. Davy; 10 - Open House International Collection.
Copyright © United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat)/International Labour Organization 1995 First published 1995
Second impression 1997
Publications of the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat) and the International Labour Office enjoy copyright under Protocol 2 of the Universal Copyright Convention. Nevertheless, short excerpts from them may be reproduced without authorization, on condition that the source is indicated. For rights of reproduction or translation, application should be made to the Publications Branch (Rights and Permissions), International Labour Office, CH-1211 Geneva 22, Switzerland. The International Labour Office welcomes such applications.
The designations employed in ILO publications, which are in conformity with United Nations practice, and the presentation of material therein do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the United Nations or the International Labour Office concerning the legal status of any country, area or territory or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers.
The responsibility for opinions expressed in signed articles, studies and other contributions rests solely with their authors, and publication does not constitute an endorsement by the International Labour Office of the opinions expressed in them.
Reference to names of firms and commercial products and processes does not imply their endorsement by the United Nations or the International Labour Office, and any failure to mention a particular firm, commercial product or process is not a sign of disapproval.
ILO publications can be obtained through major booksellers or ILO local offices in many countries, or direct from ILO Publications, International Labour Office, CH-1211 Geneva 22, Switzerland. A catalogue or list of new publications will be sent free of charge from the above address.
UNCHS (Habitat) publications can be obtained from UNCHS (Habitat)’s regional offices or direct from the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat), Information, Audio-visual and Documentation Division, P.O. Box 30030, Nairobi, Kenya (Fax: 254-2-624266/7). A catalogue of publications and audio-visuals will be sent free of charge from the above address.
Printed in Switzerland
[Ukrainian] [English] [Russian]