We actively monitor change covering more than 150 key elements of life.
Please see below selected recent care-related change.
- The Financial Times pointed to World Health Organisation estimates that there will be a global healthcare workforce gap of 14.5m by 2030. The factors that have contributed to the boom in social care include an ageing population, longer life expectancies, growth in the number of chronic health conditions and the Covid-19 pandemic. Some countries have started to implement programmes to encourage people to join the sector. According to McKinsey research, Singapore, for example, has created opportunities for 250,000 foreign domestic workers, with demand for care workers in the country set to increase by 300,000 by 2030.
Halcyon curates the most significant gender-related content from carefully selected sources. Please contact us if you'd like our help with gender-related challenges.
The always eloquent Patrick Stewart excels himself in this passionate and moving response to a question about domestic abuse.
- Africa - how people are solving everyday problems in Africa through ingenuity.
- Gender - putting women on top of the global political agenda.
- Poverty - a major humanitarian organisation has begun blogging about its efforts to eliminate extreme poverty in the world