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Unemployment,
Published 23.06.2020 13:40
In Mexico, filmmakers create an aid fund for workers in the film industry who were affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Audiovisual Emergency Fund “Sifonóforo” has the support of relevant people in Mexican cinema, for example, directors Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu and Alfonso Cuarón, actress Salma Hayek and actor Gael García. Technical workers who need financial assistance must register on the website of the Mexican Academy of Cinema.
Unemployment,
Published 30.05.2020 17:47
In Venezuela, the Catholic Church prepares meals for vulnerable people.
Members of the Parish of Nossa Senhora de Carmen are preparing lunch boxes and delivering them once a week on the street to the vulnerable people in the city of Cojedes.
Unemployment,
Published 26.05.2020 16:25
In Colombia, craftswomen manufacture embroidery masks.
Women in the city of Mampuján have had their handicraft sales hindered by the Covid-19 pandemic. They started sewing embroidery masks to sell on the internet. They consulted epidemiologists to find out which fabric is safer to protect against Covid-19 and they are being advised to keep the business online…
Unemployment,
Published 25.05.2020 13:00
In Costa Rica, a football player and a social worker raised food to donate to vulnerable families.
Saprissa player Marvin Angulo and social worker Ericka Madrigal, husband and wife, are helping a group of doctors at the San Juan de Dios Hospital to raise food and hygiene products to donate to those who were harmed by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Unemployment,
Published 23.05.2020 14:30
In Brazil, an unemployed baker bakes bread and donates it to neighbors in the Rocinha favela.
Baker Isael Jacinto da Costa from Rocinha, a large favela in Rio de Janeiro, has been unemployed since 2017. After a temporary job, the baker bought ingredients to bake bread and donate to neighbors. He baked 200 loaves. He said in the local media that he would like to donate…
Unemployment,
Published 22.05.2020 12:08
In Uruguay, a website helps street vendors to continue selling.
Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, vendors at open-air markets had sales disrupted. Social media analyst Nacho Castro created the FeriasUY website for street vendors to offer products and publicize thire phone number. People can order directly from the vendor and receive food at home.
Unemployment,
Published 27.04.2020 18:47
In the UK, Banksy, the anonymous artist from Bristol, posted on his Instagram account a picture with a new artwork in his bathroom.
The picture was accompanied with a caption reading: “My wife hates it when I work from home.” Since his work rose in the 90s, Banksy has usually sent awareness messages. Millions of people around the world, who cannot work from home, have lost their regular income due to the pandemic.
Unemployment,
Published 27.04.2020 18:43
As German farmers are missing seasonal workforce in the fields, they hire people who work in catering or retails, or students who are now out of work.
Volunteers and people of other professions will step up to fill the gap left by travel restrictions in Europe. In addition, the UK has decided to bring skilled workers from Romania to help train pickers. There will also be charter flights that will bring seasonal workers from Eastern Europe to…
Unemployment,
Published 27.04.2020 13:23
In Scotland, some students and restaurant workers who lost their jobs became fruit farmers.
Due to flight restrictions, this year, the seasonal workers from Bulgaria and Romania who usually took these picking jobs, were unable to travel. It is a situation similar to that experienced by other European countries such as Spain where for years the field has been worked by low-paid temporary migrant…

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