Two distinct institutions have emerged in Mexico: SINACTTRAHO, a domestic workers’ union, and Aliada, an on-demand housekeeping service. Which of the two will have a greater impact on the welfare of domestic workers?
A new working paper by researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology demonstrates that – while increased automation may cause job losses in the short run – advances in technology will lead to job-creation in the long-run.
JustJobs Network’s recently published report on the impact of climate change on livelihoods was featured in an article in The Nation, a weekly news magazine in the US.
February 22, 2017
The JustJobs Network and the Global Works Foundation, in partnership with the U.S. Department of State, will host thought leaders from business, labor, government, academia, and non-governmental and international organizations for a roundtable conversation on transformations in global value chains and the new challenges that accompany them. To be held on February 22 in Washington D.C., the event will focus on themes of inclusive industrialisation and co-governance in the context of global value chains.
October 18, 2016
Transformations Campaign Detailed agenda The JustJobs Network’s 2016 annual summit, “Transformations in Work: Creating Job-Rich Economies in the 21st Century” took place on October 18-19 in Berlin, Germany. Co-hosted by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, the summit brought together global leaders to address the impact of several profound ‘megatrends’ on the nature of employment. From technology and global […]