Tag Archives: Workers

Different minds: Temple Grandin on nurturing autistic workers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – During the past five decades, Temple Grandin’s visually indexed mind, a key feature of her autism, helped make her a leading animal researcher. FILE PHOTO: Temple Grandin, the subject of the Emmy-winning made for television movie “Temple Grandin”, poses backstage at the 62nd annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California… Read More »

Informal workers applaud passage of new international standard on ending violence and harassment

The International Labour Conference (ILC) has voted to adopt Convention 190 on Ending Violence and Harassment in the World of Work (C190). This marks a significant victory for informal workers—especially women—whose organizations advocated tirelessly to ensure this Convention addresses the realities of some of the world’s most vulnerable workers. The majority of the world’s workers… Read More »