Chronicling my adventures as a quasi-journalist in the era of media dissolution
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
Up Across the World
In a worst-case scenario, the International Labor Office (ILO), a department of the UN, says as many as 50 million people could lose jobs. And the new ILO report estimates that that 1.4 billion people - fully 45% of the world's working population - will fall into extreme poverty, unable to earn more than $2 a day.