Writing on the healthcare catastrophe that is the coronavirus outbreak – or Covid-19 – is no easy task. To perhaps synthesize some of the media overload for the past weeks, this is my attempt of giving some clarity of this modern crisis. “If you look at the mortality of seasonal flu, the mortality is about
If you’re serious about building your business, you need to be prepared to dedicate some time and effort to working both in the business, as well as on it. This means not just putting in the hard yards to raise presence on social media, but putting your head down and creating the internal systems that
There’s no shortcut. We love telling success stories and focusing on positive outcomes, and we often forget that for one successful startup there are hundreds of failures. I believe this leads a lot of us to think that startups can provide a shortcut to success and/or to a successful exit. We’ve had a lot of
Young people face an uncertain future in the labour market because of automation, the narrow focus of much vocational training and the lack of jobs to match their qualifications, says a new ILO report.
This note explains how the ILO supports its constituents, particularly the countries of the origin of migrants, in addressing migration issues through job creation with the EIIP approach, with concrete examples from the ILO’s experiences in The Gambia, Mauritania, and Tunisia.