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?
While South Asia’s large and rapidly growing youth population offers the promise of a more productive economy, concerns about the ability of education and skills training to adequately prepare youth for the job market are dampening the optimism.
A high-level seminar on the Global Deal and Trade: Making Globalization work for everyone was organized in Geneva. Sabina Dewan, President and Executive Director of JustJobs Network addressed participants including Stefan Löfven, Sweden’s Prime Minister; Roberto Azevêdo, Director-General of the World Trade Organization; Børge Brende, President of the World Economic Forum and Guy Ryder, Director-General […]
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 […]