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  1. Progress on Sustainable Development Goals will depend on promotion of sustainable rural livelihoods

    26 September 2016

    Over 80 per cent of the poor in developing and emerging countries live in rural areas and nearly two-thirds of the working extreme poor are employed in agriculture. Rural livelihoods deserve particular attention since they play a major role in eradicating poverty and inequalities, and in meeting the Sustainable Developments Goals. Decent work for all cannot be achieved unless greater emphasis is placed on rural economies, where decent work deficits are pervasive and persistent.

  1. After years of war, many people in Cambodia were handicapped by landmines and are forced to earn a living by begging in public places.

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  1. Photos of the Director-General

    A selection of official photographs of Guy Ryder.

  1. International Labour Conference, 67th session, June 1981, Lech Walesa

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    Defining moments and key personalities are captured in this collection of photographs from 1919 on.