#Unemployment

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Hitting Employment in Nigeria — and Pushing People Into Poverty

    How COVID-19 Is Hitting Employment in Nigeria — and Pushing People Into Poverty

    By Akindare Okunola|June 16, 2020

    Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are responsible for most of Nigeria's employment. Read more

  • Article: Nearly 600,000 Australians Lost Their Jobs in April Due to COVID-19

    Nearly 600,000 Australians Lost Their Jobs in April Due to COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|May 15, 2020

    More than 19,000 jobs were lost each day in April. Read more

  • Article: The 'Corona Hairstyle' Is Spreading an Important Message About COVID-19 in Kenya

    The 'Corona Hairstyle' Is Spreading an Important Message About COVID-19 in Kenya

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 13, 2020

    The “corona hairstyle” costs less than R1. Read more

  • Article: Women of Color Are Experiencing the Biggest Economic Losses Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

    Women of Color Are Experiencing the Biggest Economic Losses Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 8, 2020

    Experts say it will likely take them years to recover. Read more

  • Article: Oprah Donates $10 Million Towards COVID-19 Relief Efforts

    Oprah Donates $10 Million Towards COVID-19 Relief Efforts

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 8, 2020

    The money will go towards supporting food banks in the United States. Read more

  • Article: Women Entrepreneurs Could Single-Handedly Lower India’s Unemployment Rate

    Women Entrepreneurs Could Single-Handedly Lower India’s Unemployment Rate

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2020

    They have the potential to provide 170 million jobs by 2030. Read more

  • Article: 4 Key Things Global Citizens Need to Know From President Ramaphosa's 3rd SONA Speech

    4 Key Things Global Citizens Need to Know From President Ramaphosa's 3rd SONA Speech

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 18, 2020

    The address took place days after the 30-year anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from jail. Read more

  • Article: Uber South Africa Is Offering Free Rides to Job Interviews

    Uber South Africa Is Offering Free Rides to Job Interviews

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 24, 2020

    The trips will be available in Joburg, Cape Town, Durban, East London, and Port Elizabeth. Read more