WORK: The Consequences of Unemployment
What you need to know...
- Just how difficult can it be to find employment in the UK when you're out of work? (watch the BBC documentary below)
- What concerns arise from increasing levels of unemployment, now and in the future? (see video below)
Government strategies to "help" the unemployed
- In April 2014 the government will ask the unemployed to work for free or face the consequence of losing their welfare benefits
- The video below highlights some of the relevant issues associated with this strategy;