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Sour Grapes: Discouraged workers and Labor Markets in the Context of the COVID-19 crisis

Data from Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru show an unprecedented drop in the number of employed individuals along with a large increase in the number of people exiting the labor force. At the same…  


Coordination in emergency situations: The Seamos Uno campaign in Argentina

By Mariano Tommasi y Manuel Franck, Center of Studies for Human Development, University of San Andrés.  


A government policy and social collaboration strategy to support workers living day to day

By Clara Jusidman, President of Centro Tepoztlán.  


A greater tragedy than we know: Excess mortality rates suggest that COVID-19 death toll is vastly underestimated in LAC

In order to effectively combat COVID-19, it is critical that we know the true extent of the challenge that we are facing. The difficult and urgent policy decisions that governments are making are…  


Exposure and Inequalities: African Descendants During COVID-19

By Judith Morrison, Senior Advisor to Gender and Diversity Division of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).  


Older people in Argentina: Various disadvantages in the face of the coronavirus pandemic

By Jorge Paz, Principal Investigator, Conicet – Full Professor, UNSa.  


People with Autistic Spectrum Disorders in the face of COVID-19

By Por Juan Pedro Ronconi y Delfina Vernet Ayerza. Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo Humano (CEDH).  


Multidimensional vulnerability of children and adolescents in Argentina to the pandemic

By Jorge Paz, Principal Investigator, Conicet – Full Professor, Universidad Nacional de Salta.  


Food Security in the Face of the Covid-19 Pandemic

By Casio Luiselli, Associate researcher at Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Professor Emeritus at Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey and professor at Instituto Mora.  


Vulnerability at Work: The need to invest in inclusive and resilient social protection systems for all

Searches for unemployment benefits and social assistance have risen dramatically. A number of workers are in need of help at the moment.  

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