COVID-19 and Democratizing the Workplace

“Working humans are so much more than resources“.
This is one of the central lessons of the current crisis.

So begins a manifesto drafted in the spring of 2020 in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, which argues that work needs to be democratized, de-commodified and made sustainable. The Manifesto has been translated in multiple languages and supported across the globe.

Speakers / principal authors:

Isabelle Ferreras
University of Louvain/FNRS-Harvard LWP

Julie Battilana
Harvard University

Dominique Meìda
University of Paris Dauphine PLS

COVID-19 and Democratizing the Workplace: Short Video

Democratizing Work – Webinar [18 November 2020]

This conversation on Democratizing Work [held in French / English captions], which took place on November 18th, was an opportunity to bring together the authors with leading representatives and specialists from the world of work in a dialogue about the Manifesto and current priorities for the pandemic and beyond.