Decent work in the circular economy
This report provides an overview of the status quo and the existing evidence on decent work within the circular economy—to identify research gaps and leverage points for just and labor markets in the circular economy. It summarizes the current circular economy discourse and how it relates to decent work. It describes the evolution of this research area, the main types and levels of analysis currently being conducted, and their application. Additionally, it explores key recurring themes related to decent work found in research and identifies corresponding research gaps that should be addressed to advance practice and support a just transition toward a circular economy.