Daily Archives: May 18, 2015

Some 75 per cent of all workers employed now in part-time or temporary jobs – UN labour agency

18 May 2015 – The International Labour Organization (ILO) today warned of widespread insecurity in the global employment market, saying that some 75 per cent of all workers are employed on temporary or short-term contracts in informal jobs often without any contract, under own-account arrangements or in unpaid family jobs. The ILO flagship annual report,

EU to launch Mediterranean military operation to end human trafficking

African securityEU to launch Mediterranean military operation to end human trafficking Published 19 May 2015 As soon as 25 June, the EU will launch a sea and air mission aiming to stop human traffickers from bringing more African migrants into Europe. The operation will include the destruction of vessels used by the traffickers, and may

Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine based on information received as of 19:30 (Kyiv time), 17 May 2015

Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine based on information received as of 19:30 (Kyiv time), 17 May 2015 | OSCE Skip navigation Navigation Navigation Home Newsroom News and press releases Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine based on information received as of 19:30 (Kyiv time), 17 May 2015

News in Brief 18 May 2015 (PM)

18 May 2015 Listen / Christian Iraqi family fled the town of Qaragosh, 30km east of Mosul, in June 2014. Photo: IRIN/Louise Redvers (file) Families flee Iraqi city following militant advance Humanitarian agencies say that more than 6,500 families have been displaced in Iraq following reports that militants of the Da’esh or ISIL terrorist group