Domestic workers among hardest hit by COVID crisis, says UN labour agency

Domestic workers globally have been among the hardest hit by the COVID crisis, losing more jobs…

Child labour figure rises to 160 million, as COVID-19 puts many more at risk

For the first time in two decades, the number of children being put to work has risen…

Covid far worse for work than 2008 financial crash: ILO

The UN's International Labour Organization said the pandemic had had a "devastating" and even "cataclysmic" effect,…

Corona pandemic to push global unemployment over 200 million mark in 2022

The economic crisis caused by the COVID pandemic is expected to contribute to global unemployment of…

COVID-19 impact on wages is only just getting started: ILO

Global pressure on wages from COVID-19 will not stop with the arrival of a vaccine, the…

34 million jobs lost in Latin America and the Caribbean due to COVID-19 crisis

The UN’s International Labour Organization said Wednesday that at least 34 million jobs have been lost…