Tag employment

Jane Carter, December 2015 0

Fair labour, fair trade

“It’s just a little further” insisted Ganga Saud (not for the first time), as the vehicle lurched over a series of particularly large potholes along an ever-upward winding road. My colleague Rukmini Adhikari and I looked at each other in mutual trepidation – not over the road itself, but the fact that we were travelling

Jane Carter, October 2014 0
© Helvetas

Tackling youth employment in Albania

The week before last, I was in Albania. I remember back in the 1980s, Albania had an almost mythical aura – a closed land, physically right next door to Greece, but otherwise remote in every conceivable way. Its isolation only ended with the breakdown of communism in 1991 – the subsequent jostle for power between