There are over 144 million wage laborers in agriculture in India who, on average, earn about $3-$4 per person per day. They need higher wages and stronger safety nets to make a permanent exit from poverty. This reality motivated a convening held by the Fair Labor Association and Syngenta in Hyderabad, India, which aimed to […]
As part of its expanding portfolio of activities and research on trade and employment, JustJobs Network hosted a workshop at the end of February on the role of global value chains in promoting ‘inclusive industrialization’ – the stipulated aim of Sustainable Development Goal #9. The day-long workshop, held in Bangkok, Thailand, was co-hosted by the […]
JustJobs Network’s Deputy Director Greg Randolph presented JJN research at an Asian Development Bank conference entitled “Labor Markets in Asia: How Trade, Technology, and Regulations are Shaping Asia’s Quest for Good Jobs,” hosted in Manila, Philippines on January 13-15.