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This monograph brings a comprehensive discussion of issues of labour migration in a globalizing world, and highlights Ilo perspectives on labour migration, the connections between migration and development, decent work for migrant workers, the normative framework for protection of migrant rights, the governance of international labour migration, and the role of social dialogue and international cooperation.

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NGO  |   Legal assistance  |   Migration  |  

Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC) is dedicated to ensuring human rights protections and access to justice for all immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers. NIJC provides direct legal services to and advocates for these populations through policy reform, impact litigation, and public education.

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NGO  |   Capacity building  |   Digital activism  |  
Organization logo: Mideast Youth

Mideast Youth creates platforms and web applications that amplify diverse and progressive voices advocating throughout the Middle East and North Africa using digital media. They place a specific focus on access to information, free speech and minority rights. Mideast Youth is dedicated to providing powerful content delivered with cutting edge and accessible design, making sure…

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   Economic and social rights  |  
Organization logo: International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF)

International Labor Rights Forum is a human rights organization that advocates for workers globally. ILRF’s work is three-fold: They hold global corporations accountable for labor rights violations in their supply chains; they advance policies and laws that protect workers; and they strengthen worker’s ability to advocate for their rights.

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This fact sheet aims to shed light on the right to health in international human rights law as it currently stands, amidst the plethora of initiatives and proposals as to what the right to health may or should be. The fact sheet starts by explaining what the right to health is and illustrating its implications for specific individuals and groups, and then elaborates upon States’ obligations with respect to the right. It ends with an overview of national, regional and international accountability and monitoring mechanisms.

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IGO  |   Capacity building  |   Rule of law  |  
Organization logo: International Development Law Organization (IDLO)

IDLO is the only intergovernmental organization with an exclusive mandate to promote the rule of law. Their vision is one where law, broadly defined, creates the premises for development. They enable countries to design, reform and strengthen those laws and institutions most apt to deliver justice, dignity and economic opportunity.

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IGO  |   Reporting/monitoring  |   Migration  |  
Organization logo: Committee on Migrant Workers (CMW)

The Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families (CMW) is the body of independent experts that monitors implementation of the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families by its State parties.

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