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Ithaca Co-Lab

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We mobilize the students and researchers at Cornell’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations to serve Ithaca and the surrounding region. We use these resources to tackle the challenges of fighting unemployment, winning a living wage and organizing for worker voice.

Conversation with ILO Director kicks off Transatlantic Dialogue Webinar Series

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The 18th Transatlantic Social Dialogue Webinar Series kicked off with a conversation with ILO Director General Guy Ryder on October 15, 2020. The Dean of Cornell University's ILR School Alex Colvin made introductory remarks and ILR Professor Desiree LeClercq moderated the event attended by over 200 registrants from various sectors. The discussion addressed a range of issues, including rising unemployment, the impact of the crisis on migrant and informal workers, the impact of trade agreements on workers, and gaps in social protection. To view all the TSD webinars, please visit this link.