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    Technology 18 October 2016

    Transformations in Technology, Transformations in Work

    JustJobs Network introduces real case studies from around the world, examining how technology in its different dimensions is changing employment outcomes.

    Technology 13 October 2016

    Online Labor Platforms: Technology for Everyone?

    Emerging and developing economies in particular are struggling to cope with the global jobs crisis, as vulnerable employment and underemployment continue to plague their labor markets.

    by Ruchika Joshi
    Urbanization 29 April 2016

    The Role of Small Cities in Shaping Youth Employment Outcomes in India and Indonesia

    This research project explores the role of small cities in shaping the employment outcomes of migrant youth – specifically women and those from non-metropolitan backgrounds.

    by Mukta Naik, Gregory Randolph
    Technology 8 February 2016

    The Future of Employment Relationships in the On-Demand Economy

    There is an urgent need to reconsider the definition of "employment" without adversely affecting the growth of jobs in this dynamic sector or risking the dilution of workers' rights across industries.

    by Tanvir Malik
    Technology 4 February 2016

    Can ‘On-Demand Economy’ Improve the Conditions of Mexican Domestic Workers?

    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?

    by Dhruv Jain

    The Changing Climate of Livelihoods: Case Studies From Bangladesh, India and Indonesia

    Managing the negative effects of climate change on employment, potential of mitigation, and adaptation on the other, requires action of multiple stakeholders including governments, the private sector and trade unions.

    by Kurt Klien

    How Are Livelihoods Becoming Resilient to Climate Change in Bangladesh?

    Livelihood patterns are changing in interesting ways, as some farmers shift to high value crops like shrimp. Kevin T. Kamp, Climate Resilient Ecosystems and Livelihoods (CREL) project, Winrock International, shares the details.


    How Are Farmers in Coastal Bangladesh Coping With Climate Change?

    Timothy Russell, International Rice Research Institute, speaks to JustJobs Network about ways in which rice farmers are coping with the problem of soil salinity.


    Can India’s Love for Tea Help Tea-Growers Affected by Climate Change?

    Nitin Saluja, Founder, Chaayos, speaks to JustJobs Network about how tea cafes can write a social success story in urban markets where people are ready to pay a premium for their cup of tea.


    Climate Change and Transformational Adaptation

    Dr Saleemul Huq, Director, International Centre for Climate Change and Development, speaks to JustJobs Network about transformational adaptation.