Employers, unions launch drive to ratify ILO convention on workplace violence, harassment

THE LEADERS Forum, an organization of employers and unions, said it will work towards getting the International Labor Organization’s (ILO) Violence and Harassment Convention ratified. The initial steps will involve consultations with workers and employers, the forum said. The Violence and Harassment Convention or Convention 190 provides a framework for companies to create work environments […]

Cabaero: ‘The Chilling’

It sounded like the title of a horror movie but it was not. It was for real. The full title of the research paper is “The Chilling: Global trends in online violence against women journalists.” It is based on a Unesco study that points to a “sharp increase” in online violence against women journalists. Results […]