Video interview

Global Employment Trends 2014: What's the global picture of the job market?

Over 200 million people are unemployed in the world, and many have dropped out the labour market, too discouraged to even look for a job. Harshly hit are young people, whose unemployment rate is three times the adult rate. ILO's economist Christian Viegelahn, co-author of the 2014 edition of the Global Employment Trends report, warns of a gloomy outlook for jobs in 2014.

Date issued: 20 January 2014 | Size/duration: 00:02:49