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Canada has weathered the global economic crisis comparatively well but will have to become more productive to sustain its high standard of living, according to OECD’s latest Economic Survey of Canada.

The Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC) was launched at the U.N. General Assembly in September 2017. Manuela Tomei, Director of the ILO's WorkQuality department, explains what the coalition aims to achieve and why it is important to address the gender pay gap.


Pushing evidence-based policymaking for the poor
We set up J-PAL, the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2003. J-PAL is now a network of researchers around the world (160 and counting) united by the mission to improve the quality of the ...


Navy Carrier Tech Could Help Army Helos Land in Brownouts
Raytheon's Joint Precision Approach and Landing (JPAL) System has been used for years by the Navy to help guide fighter aircraft into clean tailhook landings aboard aircraft carriers. But now the company is pitching JPALs to the Army as a way to help ...

La División de Género y Diversidad del BID celebra los días 8 y  9 de noviembre el II Diálogo Regional de Política sobre Diversidad, reunión en la que participarán representantes de los gobiernos nacionales, gobiernos municipales, corporaciones, universidades y otros expertos internacionales....

The IDB and Miami Dade College have selected 18 disruptive startups from Latin America, the Caribbean and South Florida working on improving