Support - ILO Junior Professional Officer Programme

Contract partner: ILO - International Labour Organization - SwitzerlandCountry: Entwicklungsländer, unspezifisch Funding amount: € 150.000,00Project start: 01.02.2017End: 31.01.2018

Short Description:

Overall goal

The overall goals of the Programme is the economic and social development of developing countries.

Expected results

The aim of the Programme is to assist in the economic and social development of developing countries and contribute to the achievement of the goals, objectives and implementation of the international cooperation activities of the ILO. JPOs will have the opportunity to gain relevant experience in international cooperation activities through hands-on learning.

Target group / Beneficiaries

The ILO, the only tripartite U.N. agency, brings together governments, employers and workers representatives of 187 member States, to set labour standards, develop policies and devise programmes promoting decent work for all women and men.



ADA will finance the deployment of Junior Professional Officers with respect to the activities of the ILO in the field of development cooperation.



project number2822-00/2017
source of fundingOEZA
sector Andere soziale Infrastruktur und Leistungen
modalityDonor country personnel
  • Policy marker: are used to identify, assess and facilitate the monitoring of activities in support of policy objectives concerning gender equality, aid to environment, participatory development/good governance, trade development and reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. Activities targeting the objectives of the Rio Conventions include the identification of biodiversity, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, and desertification.
    • 1= policy is a significant objective of the activity
    • 2= policy is the principal objective of the activity
  • Donor/ source of funding: The ADA is not only implementing projects and programmes of the Austrian Development Cooperation , but also projects funded from other sources and donors such as
    • AKF - Foreign Disaster Fund of the Austrian federal government
    • BMLFUW - Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water
    • EU - Funds of the European Commission
    • Others - various other donors are listed in ADA’s annual business report.
  • Type of Aid – Aid modalities: classifies transfers from the donor to the first recipient of funds such as budget support, core contributions and pooled programmes and funds to CSOs and multilateral organisations, project-type interventions, experts and other technical assistance, scholarships and student costs in donor countries, debt relief, administrative costs and other in-donor expenditures.
  • Purpose/ sector code: classifies the specific area of the recipient’s economic or social structure, funded by a bilateral contribution.
  • Tied/Untied: Untied aid is defined as loans and grants whose proceeds are fully and freely available to finance procurement from all OECD countries and substantially all developing countries. Transactions are considered tied unless the donor has, at the time of the aid offer, clearly specified a range of countries eligible for procurement which meets the tests for “untied” aid.