By Beate Andrees, Head of the ILO’s Special Action Programme to Combat Forced Labour
There are an estimated 21 million forced labour victims in the world today.
Beate Andrees, Head of the ILO’s Special Action Programme to Combat Forced Labour, shares her insights about modern day slavery and her experience working on the issue.
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By Steve Marshall, ILO’s liaison officer in Yangon, Myanmar
A view from Yangon: ILO’s liaison officer Steve Marshall talks about the changes he is witnessing in Myanmar
Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar. © A.Lwin Digital
Watch and Listen: Reform process in Myanmar is irreversible, says ILO expert
By Patrick Belser, ILO Senior Economist
Like many people, I like talking to my hairdresser while getting a haircut. Sometimes these conversations can be quite trivial, but what Yvan told me the other day really got me thinking. Continue reading