Getting Employment to Work for Self-Reliance: A USAID Framework for Programming

  • Date Posted: September 23, 2022
  • Authors: TCA EMD Webinars
  • Document Types: Policy
  • Donor Type: U.S. Agency for International Development

This employment framework helps USAID staff and development partners understand employment challenges in USAID host countries and design interventions that support more and better jobs for all. It describes the relationships between employment, economic development, and greater self-reliance in developing countries; provides a guide for diagnosing employment challenges; and recommends interventions to support employment and skills to navigate employment opportunities.