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Closing session: Addressing the interlinked crises affecting the world of work

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The implications of today’s multiple and interlinked crises for the world of work have exposed the weaknesses and limitations of the prevailing economic systems and have highlighted entrenched inequality – factors that are having a complex impact on the well-being of workers and households as well as resilience of SMEs. In this context, the responses to the impact of multiple “interlinked crises” on the world of work, have varied across countries and regions, and also sectors. 


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Sangheon Lee
Director, Employment Policy, Job Creation and Livelihoods Department
International Labour Organization (ILO)


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Eddie Webster
Professor, Southern Centre of Inequality Studies (SCIS), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
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Richard Kozul-Wright
Director, Globalisation and Development Strategies Division
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
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Shahra Razavi
Director, Social Protection Department
International Labour Organization (ILO)
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Daniel Kostzer
Chief Economist
International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)
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Akustina Morni
Director, Employment and Skills
International Organisation of Employers (IOE)
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