Dialogues on the Future of Work in the Global South: the Latin America perspective

Narratives From Latin America Twenty-five experts from all the region will join CIPPEC and Red Sur in a series of conversations around the challenges and opportunities that the region will..

20 July - 22 July

CIPPEC, Red Sur and Just Jobs

Co-Hosted By

About the
regional dialogues

Over the past decade, the Global South has produced much research and data on the future of work. However, this knowledge is still fragmented and not easily accessible to policy makers and public opinion.

The Dialogues aim to take stock of the vast existing knowledge about the future of work from developing countries perspectives to add diversity and context to the standard global narrative of the future of work that can feed the right policy frameworks for governments in the Global South.

To pursue that, CIPPEC, coordinator of FoWiGS, in partnership with African Economic Research Consortium (Sub-Saharan Africa), Economic Research Forum (Middle East and North Africa), Red Sur (Latin America) and Just Jobs (Asia) will hold a total number of 24 dialogues that will bring together more than 75 Global South experts from the academia, and civil society to join the discussions and contribute with welcome heterogeneous perspectives about the future of work.

About the Latin America dialogues

Between July 20 and July 22, was Latin America’s opportunity to bring together more than 25 experts from the region in 6 tables around six building blocks of a narrative on the future of work: Skills, Technology, Institutions of the labor market, Demography, Inequality and Fiscal Policy.

The event, coordinated by CIPPEC and Red Sur, was transmitted by streaming via the FOWIGS YouTube channel.

Meet the panelist here


Events In
This Series

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Book release “Cracking the future of work. Automation and labor platforms in the Global South”

Monday 26 December
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What Works Global Summit 2021: Evidence for Development

Saturday 22 October
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Concordia Annual Summit: The future of work in Latin America. Towards a context-based narrative

Friday 23 September

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