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Article

9 Apr 2020

Author:
BIRN, BalkanInsight

Balkan private sector workers face job loss, salary cuts & forced unpaid leave as reported labour abuses rise amid COVID-19

"Balkan Private Sector Workers Hardest Hit by Coronavirus Fallout", 3 April 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed private sector workers in the Balkans to sudden job losses, salary cuts and forced unpaid leave as rights violations stack up...

Labour inspectorates say they do not have the resources to look into a spike in reported abuses...