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CPI; Overview COVID-19 adjustments, as from April 2020 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CPI; Overview COVID-19 adjustments, as from April 2020 ...

How domestic workers got organized in Kuwait

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ann Abunda arrived in Kuwait 18 years ago to work as...

Police fire tear gas, rubber bullets into crowd of journalists in Istanbul

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Istanbul, July 21, 2021 – Turkish authorities must ensure that journalists can cover political events without being harassed or attacked by...

Consumer confidence hardly changed in July | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). At -4, the consumer confidence indicator in July stands above the long-term average over the past two decades (-8). The indicator...

Unemployment in June dips below 300 thousand | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In June, 4.0 million people aged 15 to 74 years did not have paid work for a variety of reasons. In...

Azerbaijani journalist Sevinj Vagifgizi was ‘astonished’ to learn of Pegasus spyware on phone

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Azerbaijani authorities have long had a firm grip on the media by imprisoning, harassing, and persecuting journalists both at home and...

Work together to end preventable deaths from toxic chemicals

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Millions of workers around the world lose their lives every year...

EU webshop sales over 63 percent up in the Netherlands | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Since 2014, spending by Dutch consumers in foreign EU webshops has been higher in each quarter compared to the same period...

Belarus authorities sue to shut down independent journalist organization

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Stockholm, July 22, 2021 – Belarus authorities should immediately drop all proceedings against the Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ) and allow...

Population growth picks up again | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The population growth is similar to the growth in the first half of 2018 but lower than in the peak year...

Producer confidence hits new record high | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The long-term average over the past two decades is 0.4. Producer confidence reached an all-time high (12.3) in July 2021 and...

Strong labour laws make decent work a reality

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The latest in our ILO in Action video series spotlights Georgia,...

Belarus authorities dissolve Belarus Press Club

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Stockholm, July 27, 2021 – Belarusian authorities should reverse their decision to dissolve Press Club Belarus and allow the organization and...

Estimation of antenatal care coverage in Bangladesh | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Estimation of antenatal care coverage in Bangladesh ...

Retail turnover 6 percent up in June | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Retail turnover data have been adjusted for changes in the shopping-day pattern. Retail sales tend to vary from one day to...

Turkish TV news crew attacked, beaten by lifeguards at Istanbul beach

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). On July 23, 2021, lifeguards at a beach in Istanbul beat reporter Çağdaş Evren Şenlik and cameraman Ayhan Arıtürk from the...

A year on from the Beirut blast, ILO helps create a safer city

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). After the explosion that devastated parts of the Lebanese capital Beirut...

Manufacturing output prices almost 13 percent up in June | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Download CSVShow datatableProducer prices Producer prices 2017 July 3.1 2017 August 3.6 2017 September 4.1 2017 October 2.8 2017 November 3.8 2017 December 2.1 2018 January 1.5 2018 February 0.3 2018 March 0.6 2018 April 1 2018 May 3.7 2018 June 5 2018 July 5.4 2018 August 5.2 2018 September 4.8 2018 October 5.3 2018 November 2.7 2018 December 0.6 2019 January 1 2019 February 2.1 2019 March 2.6 2019 April 3.3 2019 May 2 2019 June 0.4 2019 July 0.1 2019 August -0.8 2019 September -0.7 2019 October -1.5 2019 November 0.2 2019 December 2.9 2020 January 2.2 2020 February 0.9 2020 March -3.8 2020 April -8 2020 May -7.8 2020 June -5.5 2020 July -4.8 2020 August -4.2 2020 September -5.3 2020 October -5 2020 November -4.6 2020 December -4.1 2021 January -1.8 2021 February 0.9 2021 March 7.1 2021 April 12.3 2021 May 13.2 2021 June 12.6 Soaring crude oil prices Output prices are strongly affected by crude oil price developments. In June 2021, the...

Belarus: ‘Full-scale assault’ ongoing against civil society amid massive human rights violations |

Belarus has witnessed an unprecedented human rights crisis over the past year, the independent expert appointed to monitor the country said on Monday, calling...

CPJ renews call to end impunity in Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder as Malta unveils...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). New York, July 30, 2021 – Maltese authorities “created an atmosphere of impunity, generated by the highest echelons” ahead of the...

More asylum seekers and following relatives in Q2 2021 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Download CSVShow datatableFirst-time asylum applications and following family members First-time asylum applications and following family members 2019 Q1 5380 845 2019 Q2 5190 890 2019 Q3 5870 1200 2019 Q4 6100 1245 2020 Q1 4470 1065 2020 Q2 1255 260 2020 Q3 4100 860 2020 Q4 3895 1680 2021* Q1 2735 1495 2021* Q2 3355 2580 *provisional figures In Q2 2021, altogether 3,355 first-time...

FROM THE FIELD: A genocide timeline; Srebrenica massacre remembered |

Ahead of the twenty-second anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre – the largest atrocity on European soil since World War II – United Nations Secretary-General...

A win-win for young refugees and local farmers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The third of our ILO in Action series of video stories...

The Global Right Wing’s Bizarre Obsession with Pedophilia

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Hungary’s authoritarian leader Viktor Orbán loves a good enemy. He has lashed out against Eurocrats in Brussels. He has...