Daily Archives: June 10, 2011

The Work Program will fail in unemployment hot spots says the Work Foundation

PWC has already pulled out so will the Work program really work? The Government’s flagship Work Programme will fail in economically weak areas leaving thousands of hard-to-help jobseekers behind, the Work Foundation think tank has warned on the day of the scheme’s … Continue reading

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Domestic Workers Convention agreed despite UK government

Millions of domestic workers around the world are employed in private homes, often unregulated by public authorities, making them vulnerable to exploitation. This week the ILO has been meeting in Geneva to design a convention to protect them. Following lengthy … Continue reading

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