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Joint Labour Migration Programme (JLMP)

The programme is a long-term joint undertaking between the four organizations to implement the 5th Key Priority Area of the Declaration and Plan of Action on Employment, Poverty Eradication and Inclusive Development adopted by the Assembly of Heads of States and Governments (AU/Assembly/AU/20(XXIV)/Annex 3, January 2015) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in January 2015. Its strategy focuses on intra-African labour migration and supports achievement of the First 2023 Ten Year Plan of the AU’s Agenda 2063 and of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Type of Project
Lead implementing organization/s
African Union
International Labour Organization (ILO)
International Organization for Migration (IOM)
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)
Geographic Scope
Workstream Output
Regional Review Process

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