International Labour Organisation

How to future-proof your business for survival

Reading Time: 3 minutes The dawn of a new year ushers renewed hope for citizens across the world notwithstanding the challenges presented by the […]

United Nations: Over 4 billion don’t have social protection

Reading Time: 2 minutes Over half of all people in the world have no social protections, the United Nations has said, even after the […]

How human traffickers use technology to entrap minors

Reading Time: 3 minutes Harriet James @harriet86jim While we all celebrate the positive side of the internet, it has a dark side which includes […]

Jobless graduates resort to odd jobs for survival

Reading Time: 3 minutes Gachie Kariuki hawks masks and handkerchiefs at the busy Machakos bus park. Donning a grey Marvin woolen cap, the soft-spoken […]

Why manufacturing should concern everyone

Reading Time: 3 minutes South Korea, currently the 12th largest economy in the world, is often regarded as an economic miracle, because of its […]

Why we must speak out on human trafficking

Reading Time: 3 minutes Sr Mary O’Malley  Slavery is found in the Bible — the Israelites were slaves in Egypt and we know the […]

CBC is a pragmatic solution to unemployment

Reading Time: 2 minutes Unemployment is and remains one of the biggest challenges facing many countries. Research carried out by the International Labour Organisation […]

Qatar is ‘dismantling’ Kafala employment system, ILO says

Reading Time: 2 minutes Qatar, Monday New labour rules in the energy-rich nation of Qatar “effectively dismantles” the country’s long-criticised “kafala” employment system, a […]

How to purge harassment and violence at work

Reading Time: 2 minutes A recent video showing a male employee raining blows on a female colleague at a suburban supermarket went viral sparking […]