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Guy Ryder

Director-General, International Labour Organisation

Guy Ryder is Director-General, International Labour Organisation

Guy Ryder
1 May 2020

New normal? How about making a better one?

In these times of Covid-19, the big challenge for most of us is how to protect ourselves and our families from the virus and how to hold onto our jobs. For policy-makers that translates into beating the pandemic without doing irreversible damage to the economy in the process.

1 May 2020 1
27 Mar 2020

Virus exposes economic fragility

The human dimensions of the Covid-19 pandemic reach far beyond the critical health response. All aspects of our future will be affected -- economic, social and developmental. Our response must be urgent, coordinated and on a global scale, and should immediately deliver help to those most in need.

27 Mar 2020
6 Dec 2016

A changing world

Placing decent work and social justice at the core of policy-making recognises none of us can build a better future for ourselves without including others.

6 Dec 2016
A changing world