January 21, 2021

PAHO recommends steps health care professionals can take to prevent violence against women

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Pan American Health Organization                   www.paho.org World Health Organization www.who.int News and Public Information PAHO recommends concrete steps that health care professionals can take to improve treatment and prevention of violence against women “LIVES” steps: 1) listen closely, with empathy and without judgment, 2) inquire about their needs and concerns, 3) validate their experiences, 4) enhance […]

ILO revises its landmark Declaration on multinational enterprises

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GENEVA (ILO News) ‒ The International Labour Organization has revised its landmark MNE Declaration. Its principles are aimed at multinational and national enterprises, governments, and employers’ and workers’ organizations in the areas of employment, training, conditions of work and life, and industrial relations as well as general policies. These include the fundamental principles and rights […]

WESO 2016: Poverty goal of 2030 Agenda at risk without decent work

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GENEVA (ILO News) – The global deficit in quality jobs and deteriorating economic conditions in a number of regions threatens to undo decades of progress in poverty reduction, warns a new report by the International Labour Organization (ILO). What’s more, relative poverty1 in developed countries is increasing. Using the latest available data, the ILO’s World […]