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Wednesday, 19 February 2020 | Worldwide | Department of Global Communications (DGC) 

Global unemployment has steadily decreased over the past two decades, from about 6.4% to 5.6%, but that does not guarantee that all jobs pay well, have safe work environments, or provide decent benefits for employees. In 2018, 8% of employed workers and their families, regardless of how many hours worked per week, lived in extreme poverty.

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Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 | Brussels | DPO

On 1 December, the European Union changed its leadership. Former German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen became the European Commission’s first female President after securing the approval of the European Parliament, including for her team of Commissioners.  

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