Committee
High School General Assembly 5
Country
Thailand

Author

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COMITEE: G.A. 5 COUNTRY: THAILAND DELEGATE’S NAME: ANIRUDH GOVIL SCHOOL NAME: INDIAN SCHOOL AL GHUBRA TOPIC: ACHIEVING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT THROUGH EMPLOYMENT CREATION AND DECENT WORK FOR ALL

“It is very important to help people earn a living so they have enough to live on and to live for as basic step. People whose careers and status are secured enough to rely on themselves shall be capable of creating higher levels of growth and development.” – H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej on his concept of ‘sufficiency economy’. It is a painful truth that the world today is seeing slower growth, widening inequalities, and not enough jobs to keep up with a growing labour force, and the 204 million eager, hopeful workers, unemployed in 2014, only reflect this. One must also not forget how important it is to uplift the 780 million women and men who are working under US$2-a-day poverty, in unfit working conditions. The 8th Sustainable Development Goal states and Thailand understands how important it is to “achieve full and productive employment, and decent work, for all women and men by 2030.” Thailand continues to take decisive action to achieve this goal.

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