Symbols and rituals

Africa was very close to the late British Queen’s heart, and many Africans returned the affection. New African editor Anver Versi reflects on the reign of a monarch whose power lay in what she symbolised.

Adapting to the new world of work – Gilbert Houngbo

It is in the interest of the ILO’s representatives – workers, employers and governments – that they overhaul the legal and regulatory framework for labour relations, says the organisation’s new director-general.