Daily Archives: November 29, 2017

President Donald J. Trump Promotes American Entrepreneurship

“I know that starting and growing a business takes tremendous grit and that facing the unknown requires determination.  I also know that taking on that risk makes our Nation and our world a better place.”

South Sudan: UN envoy condemns ‘horrific’ killings of civilians in Jonglei

29 November 2017 &#150 The most senior United Nations official in South Sudan has condemned the “horrific” killing of some 45 civilians in the Jonglei region on Tuesday when a Murle ethnic group attacked a …

Global Progress on Malaria Eradication “Stalled” According to a New WHO Report. Here’s Why

It’s easy to think of malaria as an old-fashioned disease. We know malaria really, really well. It’s the kind of illness that gets mentioned in old books; …

Four billion people have no social welfare support: ILO

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Even the world’s poorest countries have “a range of options” to improve social welfare, ILO Director-General Guy Ryder told journalists in Geneva. Photo: UN Photo/Daniel Johnson

More than half of …

Future of Work and Skills for the 4th Industrial Revolution: Case of India

Excellency Julide Sarieroglu, Minister of Labor and Social Security of Turkey,
Distinguished Panelists, Ladies and Gentlemen,

I am very pleased to be participating to this session on the future of work and skills for the …