07 April 2020

UN: Workers facing worst crisis since WWII amid pandemic

timesofisrael.com

Study from International Labor Organization shows some 1.25 billion are seeing their livelihoods threatened by COVID-19GENEVA (AFP) — Some 1.25 billion workers are seeing their livelihoods threatened by the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations said Tuesday, warning it was the “worst global crisis” since World War II.In a fresh study, the International Labor Organization warned that the global spread of the new coronavirus and the drastic measures taken to rein in the disease would, during the [...]