Wednesday, January 20, 2021
How do parties integrate the views of voters into their policy platforms? Drawing on a new study of social policy in seven European countries, Michael Pinggera explains that parties increasingly focus on ‘bridge policies’ – policies that are popular...
Europe, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
Friday, January 8, 2021
Those in the informal sector, particularly delivery riders, need better social protection as they are among the hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. DAP’s Charles Santiago laments the plight of these frontliners whom he says have yet to be given the...
Monday, December 14, 2020
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The US state of California has voted to keep rideshare and delivery industry workers as independent...
America, United States, Asia, India, Europe, France, Spain
Monday, December 7, 2020
The Azerbaijani government has announced compensation payments of ₼11,000 ($6,500) for the families of soldiers and civilians killed in the Second Nagorno-Karabakh War.
Friday, December 4, 2020
The World Bank said on Friday it has approved a $400 million loan in support of Morocco’s reforms to strengthen the safety net for poorer households following the coronavirus pandemic.
Thursday, December 3, 2020
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Accounting for 80.8% of jobs, the informal sector is the main source of employment and the backbone of...