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    Council on Foreign Relations

    David A. Morse Lecture: The Future of Work - A Conversation With Guy Ryder

    International Labour Organization Director-General Guy Ryder discusses the future of work, including the impact of automation on jobs, education and skills development for emerging sectors, and the challenges presented by labor migration.

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    Opening of the 72nd UN General Assembly

    Speaking up for equal pay

    The launch of a new SDG initiative, entitled Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC), brought together a diverse set of actors to make equal pay between women and men for work of equal value a reality. Here are some of what they had to say on the topic.

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    UN General Assembly - Equal Pay International Coalition Launch

    Powerful global coalition to boost equal pay for women at work

    New initiative will support innovative and effective equal pay policies and practices around the globe.

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    UN Ocean's Conference

    A growing recognition of the ocean as a workplace

    The UN Ocean’s Conference provided a unique opportunity for the social and economic pillars of sustainable development to be seen as critical to the achievement of the environmentally-focused SDGs and chance to improve conditions of work for those who derive a living from its bounty.