Young people who have lost jobs or schooling during the COVID-19 pandemic risk carrying “scarring effects” throughout their working lives unless governments provide immediate support, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said on Tuesday.
We just launched the @DecentJobsYouth report. Learn how the #COVID19 crisis is impacting the prospects of young people. The pandemic has exacerbated inequalities and risks reducing the productive potential of an entire generation.https://t.co/69TtwNSoUY #IYD2020 pic.twitter.com/eZA5pVoaJ2— International Labour Organization (@ilo) August 11, 2020
People mostly without face masks attend a demonstration with the slogan 'The end of the pandemic - freedom day' - against coronavirus restrictions in Berlin, Germany, on August 1, 2020. (AP)