UN staff may lose jobs in shake-up

Some workers fear losing jobs in New York headquarters as global body plans to cut costs.

    A big shake-up is being proposed at the United Nations. In a bid to cut costs, long term jobs at its headquarters in New York may become a thing of the past. 

    Some workers are not happy with that prospect.

    Al Jazeera's James Bays reports from New York.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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