Reading time: 3 minutes We’ve revamped our library with updated human rights resources! We’re featuring civil society organizations offering crisis intervention support for sex workers, civil resistance toolkits to strengthen the #FreeBurma movement and capacity building trainings for human rights defenders (HRD’s). Following the hate crimes against the Asian American and Pacific Islander (API) community, we’re starting with three API organizations…
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.
This is a resumed leaflet with tips to migrate safely and make the most of working abroad.
HRW outlines specific standards that companies should address when working in the GCC states, including the UAE, to safeguard workers’ rights and minimize the risk of abuses in their labor supply chains.
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.
The Kuwait Society for Human Rights is a non-governmental body aimed at protecting and promoting human rights in Kuwait in accordance with international standards.
Migrant Rights aims to advance the rights of migrant workers in the Middle East and North Africa while raising awareness about the plight of migrant workers in the Middle East and encouraging social action as a means to address the degradation of their human rights and dignity.
The ILO is the international organization responsible for drawing up and overseeing international labour standards. It is the only ‘tripartite’ United Nations agency that brings together representatives of governments, employers and workers to jointly shape policies and programmes promoting Decent Work for all.