Monthly Archives: March 2011

Mystery: The phantom Surabaya chambermaid

About 20 years ago, when I was working at the ILO office in Jakarta, our office was implementing a large project to establish Indonesia’s national skills development system in Surabaya, the second largest city, in East Java.  At that time, … Continue reading

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Essay: Socks

In cold weather, we usually put socks on to keep our feet and ankles warm. Even when it is warm, many people wear socks, either to protect their feet from getting blisters or to prevent foot odor developing in their … Continue reading

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