New findings on the global care economy

Caring for the carers

Investment in the care economy needs to be doubled to avert a looming global care crisis, says a new ILO report "Care work and care jobs for the future of decent work" . Sweeping changes in policies should address the rising need for care and tackle the huge disparity between women’s and men’s care responsibilities.

Date issued: 28 June 2018 | Size/duration: 02:06