Employees of cleaning companies exhausted by their working conditions

Rally in support of the cleaning staff of the Marseille Regional Health Agency who are on strike, April 8, 2022. VALLAURI NICOLAS / PHOTOPQR / LA PROVENCE / MAXPPP “Vacuuming, dusting, emptying the bins, cleaning the elevators, the toilets, wiping the mirrors… You have to be standing up or bending down all the time. I … Read more

Portugal with “enormous demand” for the shooting of foreign films (including the 5th season of Casa de Papel) has already exhausted the incentives

The Government is preparing “a solution” to respond to the “enormous demand” of Portugal as a filming destination, because this year’s budget of tax incentives for foreign productions has already been exhausted, said a source from the Cinema and Audiovisual Institute. This year, there were 43 applications for tax incentives for filming in Portugal, within … Read more

Exhausted and sick healthcare workers waiting for hours: when should I go to the emergency room?

“Exhausted” doctors, nurses, technicians and assistants, many with burnouts. 12-hour and even 24-hour “demanding” shifts. Overcrowded emergency rooms. Patients waiting for eight, 10, 12 hours. There are thousands of lives in the hands of teams that want to “give more and can’t”. Portugal had, in the last six months, the largest number of patients ever … Read more

In the gold mines of the DRC, children and women are exhausted to find “the right vein”

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Victorin (first name has been changed) works in the artisanal gold mine of Kadumwa, near the village … Read more

Record. Mother of nine twins is “the most exhausted woman in the world”

DFor years the idea has been passed on that being a mother was the best thing in the world. Over the years, this idea has been demystified and, although it is not denied that it is the greatest joy in a person’s life, the truth is that it can also be an exhausting mission. And … Read more

In Tunisia, the nursing staff, exhausted by the virulence of the health crisis, has “a lump in the stomach”

In the emergency room of Mongi-Slim hospital, in the northern suburbs of Tunis, Nour Nouira, the head of the service, navigates between around forty patients, installed next to each other on stretchers, in rooms for three to six people . “Last weekend, we had about fifty, including ten that we had to put in the … Read more