The last job on earth

  • Laura Monti
  • Future scenarios, Video
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Machines could take 50% of our jobs in the upcoming 30 years according to some scientists. Can we imagine a world without work? The Guardian launched Alice, holder of the last recognizable job on Earth, trying to make sense of her role in an automated world. Have a look at this video:

Read also the following Guardian article: “Robots factories threaten jobs of million garment workers in South-East-Asia“. The article is based on a new ILO publication of how technology is changing jobs and enterprises.┬áThis report underlines the challenge before policy makers, enterprises, workers and those that represent them, in navigating the transformative technological changes in Asian labour markets in a way that is socially and economically sustainable.