COVID-19 and the world of work

The International Labour Organization asked people from different sectors how the Covid-19 pandemic impacted their working life in mid-June, 2020.

The interviews reveal they did not only lose a significant amount of their work and income because of the lockdown measures, but also have to deal with work and life imbalance, increased stress and uncertainty about the future.

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Veronika Tomka
Communication and Information Management Officer
ILO
Veronika Tomka
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