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Alarm over world unemployment levels

The International Labour Organisation says the number of people out of work is at alarming levels and few new jobs are being created.

The agency said that austerity measures, especially in advanced economies, were hurting job creation.

The ILO said the situation was likely to get worse amid slowing global growth and more people entering the workforce.

Imogen Foulkes reports.

  • 30 Apr 2012