As the use of robots and autonomous machines increases across industries, governments need to have a strategy in place. The labour force will transition out of automated tasks into new jobs.
The evidence doesn't necessarily support the widespread use of cardiotocography to monitor baby during labour. Women need to be aware there's another option.
The omnibus law on job creation puts efforts to bring about social change to almost 24 million Indonesians living with a disability in reverse.
The authors argue South Asian immigrants to Canada have become complicit in the state's racial and capitalist agendas.
COVID-19 is shedding light on the impact of poverty, inequality and unemployment. This includes hardships women face and the burden placed on them to manage responsibilities every day.
It will take a long time for the full economic impact of COVID-19 to be known, but a careful scrutiny of labour market outcomes over the next couple of months will shed some light.
Newborn babies can pick up GBS from their mother's vaginal tract during childbirth.
Compliance with occupational health and safety requirements is already poor and few inspections of workplaces are being done.
During California's deadliest wildfire season, 2,000 prison inmates fought the flames on USD$1 a day.
Employees working in startups may disproportionately suffer in the wake of the pandemic as their employers cut back to skeletal staffs or shutter their companies altogether.
The coronavirus pandemic has forced employees and businesses to change the way they operate. Some of those changes may be permanent.
A former education secretary says universities need to choose between being "engines for equality" or "engines of inequality".
Hypnobirthing aims to reduce fear and pain during childbirth. But while the evidence suggests it's associated with decreased use of some pain medications, it doesn't affect epidural rates.
Recruiting 20,000 new police officers may sound like a massive boost, but the reality is that the Conservative's proposal will simply replace the 20,600 police officers who have already been cut.
The next two years look dangerous for the economy. You wouldn't know it from UK party manifestos.
What the main parties propose to do about immigration.
Long term climate targets are meaningless without concrete action. Here's what the plans of the UK's two biggest parties mean for the planet.
Biodiversity, public transport and home insulation loom large in Labour's flagship programme for green governance.
Conversation academic experts get behind the soundbites and campaign claims.
The most vulnerable people bear the brunt of an ineffective energy system that prioritises profit over the consumer.