GLOBAL ECONOMY – The global economy is working against workers and the environment (Katy Wiese, Al Jazeera)

The COVID-19 pandemic killed more than a million people across the world and presents an unprecedented challenge to public health, food systems and the world of work.

Nearly half of the 3.3 billion people who make up the global workforce is at risk of losing their jobs, while tens of millions of people have fallen or may fall into poverty.