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Day: May 3, 2020

Education International Guidance to Reopening Schools and Education Institutions

Education International Guidance to Reopening Schools and Education Institutions As a growing number of countries are considering easing restrictions and gradually resuming onsite education, Education International stresses a set of five dimensions that should be considered by governments, in dialogue…

Unions demand enforceable safety standards as US President Trump orders meat plants to remain open

A US executive order issued on April 27 declares meat and poultry processing plants ‘critical infrastructure’ and enjoins state and local authorities from taking any action to close them due to health and safety concerns. The order comes in response…

Accidents continue at Bangladesh shipbreaking yards

Ironically, on International Workers Memorial Day, 45-year old Khalil, who worked as a cutter, suffered serious injuries to his leg as he was hit by a huge iron pipe while working inside a ship. He was first taken to the…