Tag: ILO

Workers help the unemployed
Human Rights Politiks Struggles Workers

Workers help the unemployed

For International Workers’ Day, LabourStart has organised a series of cultural events to raise money for those who are in “difficult” work situations. One of the Millennium Development Goals set by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) states that the development of humanity comes with employment, because it provides families with […]

The lost generation of Spain
Lifestyle Youth

The lost generation of Spain

They were born into freedom. Into democracy.  When they were growing up they wanted for nothing, but the current situation does not give them many opportunities to be optimistic and it is doubtful they will be able to enter  the labour market. _ Javier Duque In  Spain, two out of […]

Low employment, high pressure
Economy

Low employment, high pressure

The world economy, marked by signs of recession in Europe, adds more pressure on the labour market in view of the need to create employment in order to face a growing workforce. Mario Esquivel Figures from the International Labour Organization (ILO) for 2012 confirm the complexity of what is going […]