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Policy options to tackle global future of work challenges

Interview with Professor Damian Grimshaw on the future of work policy options from the ILO.

Watch the following video interview with Damian Grimshaw. At the time of the interview Damian was Head of Research for the International Labour Organisation (ILO), and now Professor of Employment Studies at Kings College, London. In this video, future of work policy options are considered, and the importance of tripartite social dialogue outlined.


What do you think about soft regulations for promoting a progressive agenda about the future of work?

  • What 2 or 3 key ideas do you have that allow workers to broaden the discussion on work and employment rights?

  • Are there any risks with the state ceding power to other agencies (both nationally and internationally) to promote soft and voluntary codes?

Share your views with co-learners by posting a few point sin the ‘comments’ box below.

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