Médias

21 Septembre 2016
Human trafficking, which represents the recruitment, transport, receipt and harboring of people for the purpose of exploiting their labor, affects almost all parts of the world and it is having a negative impact on human development progress. According to the 2016 Slavery Index there are today some 46 million men, women and children in modern...
12 Juin 2016
How has the world of child labour changed since you first got involved in the field? What are some of the positive changes and some of the less positive ones? When I started in 1981, there was complete ignorance about this serious problem. People easily ignored it with a common perception that they are poor children, and they are working,...
09 Juin 2016
There is no denying that conflict has far-reaching negative effects, including on employment. But the prevailing understanding of the relationship between conflict and employment does not fully recognize the complexity of this relationship – a shortcoming that undermines effective employment policies in fragile states. The conventional wisdom is...
08 Juin 2016
Chaque année, l’Indice de Développement Humain (IDH), indice phare des rapports sur le développement humain, fait les gros titres à travers le monde, tandis que les pays suivent leur progrès en matière d’éducation, de santé et de revenu. Bien que l’IDH ne soit pas une mesure complète de développement humain, c’est une valeur de bien-être élargie...
01 Juin 2016
Each year, the Human Development Index (HDI), the signature index of the Human Development Reports (HDR), captures headlines across the globe, as countries track their progress in education, health and income. Although the HDI is not a comprehensive measure of human development, it is a broader assessment of human well-being and it shows how,...
01 Juin 2016
Cada año, la publicación del Índice de Desarrollo Humano (IDH), el indicador insignia de los Informes sobre Desarrollo Humano, acapara titulares en todo el mundo. Y aunque el IDH no es una medida integral – sí es, sin embargo, un indicador del bienestar humano en un sentido amplio, que además demuestra cómo, en los últimos 25 años, las medidas...
03 Mai 2016
There is a charming anecdote about the German mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss. According to the version our mathematics teacher in Istanbul told us, a class of high school students in Germany was misbehaving (much like we were), and to punish them, their teacher told them to add up all of the numbers from one to one hundred. One of the students...