Retirement in your 40s doesn’t sound attractive when you don’t have sufficient retirement benefits to meet your basic needs. This is a stark reality confronting many factory workers in Thailand.
Constituting over 90% of enterprises in most countries, micro, small and medium enterprises can augment a nation’s economy. JustJobs Index works with GIZ to examine the types of innovative small businesses and recommends ways to promote them.
To what extent do young people aspire to life-long industrial jobs, independent of pay or working conditions? And what work do they do once they’ve left the factory?
November 15, 2019
The Kenan Institute Asia, collaborating with JJN in an ongoing research project on Inclusive Industrialization for ASEAN, hosted a research workshop in Central Bangkok to present initial findings of the project to local stakeholders involved in the electronics sector. The event brought together representatives from the Department of Skill Development, the Department of Labor Protection […]