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Daily Archives: January 23, 2018

Know Davos White Paper on Shifting Labour Demands

Davos (ABC Live): Shifting Labour Demands : A combination of powerful forces – both technological and macro trends – are altering where and how goods are made and shifting labour demand. Jobs will be displaced by automation across global production value chains, but there will also be pockets of job creation within the wider manufacturing ecosystem. However, widespread mismatches are …

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Sustainable Development is Fundamental Human Right:UN

New York (ABC Live): Sustainable Development : Sustainable development is a fundamental human right and humanity’s best chance for a future of peace and prosperity, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Monday, laying out the case for Agenda 2030 to be at the centre of UN activities. Mr. Guterres underscored that to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development – an action plan including …

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ILO Reports Unemployment to Remain High in 2018

New York (ABC Live): ILO Reports : While the global economy has kept up modest growth, the total number of unemployed people will likely remain high in 2018 – at above 192 million – and it will be harder to find a decent job, the United Nations labour agency reported on Monday. “Even though global unemployment has stabilized, decent work deficits …

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