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Distinguished Speakers: Tripartite Global Engagement and the Future of Work

August 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

With support of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation Office of International Engagement. The Indiana Council on World Affairs has a new way to engage with global topics.

Please register for this FREE event.

The Indiana Council on World Affairs will host Mr. Kevin Cassidy, Director and Representative to the Bretton Woods and Multilateral Agencies at the International Labour Organization (ILO), USA Office for an engaging virtual dialogue. Mr. Cassidy will provide an overview of the ILO’s global work and its relevance to the American public, with emphasis on many of the industries that are of vital importance to the Indiana economy such as agriculture, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and services, manufacturing, logistics and transportation, higher education, and more. As COVID-19 continues to impact individuals and the world of work, the 187 member countries of the ILO are focused on ensuring that employees, employers, and governments are all on the same page when it comes to addressing the economic and social impacts of the pandemic. Mr. Cassidy will share some of the methods that other countries are utilizing to address the urgent and immediate challenges of the pandemic in the world of work and on the responses that are proving effective, as well as the discussions being had at the multilateral level on processes for building back better.

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