Human Rights/Labor Rights
New ILO director for the Caribbean   
June 03, 2015
- Jamaica Observer - BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) â Costa Rican José Manuel Salazar Xirinachs has been appointed as the new Director of the îInternational Labour Organizationî's (ILO) Regional Office...
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Hidden In Plain Site: Art About Human Trafficking   
June 03, 2015
- kcet.org - Sexual exploitation generates its biggest profits -- $99 billion a year according to the UN's îInternational Labour Organizationî. "What's the cost of the lowest price'" asked HIPS artist Christine Palma,...
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Real number of unemployed is almost five times higher than registered in Bashkortostan employment service   
June 03, 2015
- bashinform.ru - Bashinform News Agency, Elvira Latypova/. The total number of unemployed in the republic, which is determined according to the methodology of the îInternational Labour Organizationî (ILO), is 4.9 times...
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New ILO regional director for Latin America and the Caribbean   
June 03, 2015
- Jamaica Observer - THE new director of the îInternational Labour Organizationî (ILO) for Latin America and the Caribbean, José Manuel Salazar Xirinachs, who took office on Monday, has highlighted the...
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The Subject Of Equality And Non-Discrimination (7)   
June 03, 2015
- P.M. News Nigeria - Ratification of the îInternational Labour Organizationî (ILO) Equal Remuneration Convention 1951 (No. 100) and the Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention 1958 (No. 111) Nigeria...
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ILO head calls for global debate on future of work   
June 03, 2015
- Recruiter - îInternational Labour Organizationî (ILO) director-general Guy Ryder has called for a global debate on the future of work during his opening address to the 104th International Labour Conference. He listed...
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Kuwait supports ILO efforts against unemployment - minister   
June 02, 2015
- KUNA - GENEVA, June 1 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and Minister of State for Planning and Development Hind Al-Subeeh confirmed Monday her country's support of the îInternational Labour...
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6 of the best countries for new moms   
June 02, 2015
- Market Watch - In the U.K., parents are entitled to 280 days of paid maternity and paternity leave, according to the îInternational Labour Organizationî. Moms receive 90% of pay for six weeks with no upper limit...
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How the TPP is 'Trading on' so many Environmental 'Chits'   
June 02, 2015
- Daily Kos - Regarding worker rights, the May 10th Agreement (the Agreement) required the United States and FTA partners to commit to enforcing the five international labor principles enshrined in îInternational Labour...
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The World's Top Countries For High-Skilled Employment [Infographic]   
June 02, 2015
- Forbes - Which countries have the largest share of people in high-skilled employment' According to the World Economic Forum and îInternational Labour Organizationî statistics, Luxembourg is in first position. Just...
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