Gordon DiGiacomo teaches political science at the University of Ottawa.French |
The International Labour Organization: workers rights champion or 90-pound weakling?
By: Gordon Digiacomo
The ILO oversees the global protection of workers’ rights. It should consider instigating and/or supporting litigation in courts to serve that purpose.
A treaty to protect the rights of older people is long overdue!
As the world’s population ages, now is the time to begin work on a treaty to give explicit protection to the rights of the elderly.