Blog posts tagged to "labor protection"

  • Technology will create new types of jobs, demanding different skills.

    The future of work in developing Asia

    Published on Wednesday, 23 August 2017

    If we prepare for the disruptions of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it can deliver more and better jobs rather than fewer lower-quality ones.

  • Vendors display their merchandise in a street market in Indonesia.

    Challenges and opportunities for social protection of informal workers

    Published on Monday, 22 August 2016

    WIEGO has identified access to health services, support for caring roles, and income support for elderly workers, as the 3 priorities for extending social protection to informal workers.

  • A woman outside her house in Pakistan.

    How to protect Pakistan's home-based workers

    Published on Tuesday, 16 August 2016

    Women working from home make a significant contribution to Pakistan’s economy, but their work is undervalued and home-based workers are denied any form of legal protection.