Friday, April 1, 2011

Not just any job, a just job

What is the jobs challenge? 

What are just jobs, and why are they important? 

How do you promote just jobs?

Just Jobs, a new program at the Center for American Progress, seeks to extend the benefits of economic integration and trade to all of the workers who power the global economy. The moral reasons for providing workers with “just jobs,” including labor rights, appropriate compensation, social protections such as healthcare and pensions, and opportunities for economic mobility, are well understood. Less understood is how promoting these policies in developing countries alongside developed ones benefits both in a world that is closely connected through technology, flows of people, goods, services, and capital.
Read more about Just Jobs on the Center for American Progress site

No comments:

Post a Comment