The consequences only could be offset by investing in education and technology and increase the added value of export products.
"Central American, and Nicaragua in particular, will not escape the wave of unemployment that the global economic crisis will cause around the world. The International Labour Organization estimates that some 20 million jobs will be lost internationally. The Vice president of the International Employers Organization, Dagoberto Lima Godoy, believes that the effects of the problem can only be offset with investment in education, technology and adding value to export products." With this preface, Gustavo Alvarez published his interview with the vice president in the El Nuevo Diario.com.ni daily.
Caribbean-Central American Action (CCAA) is a private, independent organization that promotes private sector-led economic development in the Caribbean Basin and throughout the Hemisphere.
Operates in Panama, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica and Caribbean Community
Phone: (202) 331-9467
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