Migrant & immigrant workers
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Institute for Human Rights & Business publishes list of top 10 business & human rights issues for 2018
Author: Institute for Human Rights and Business
Marking International Human Rights Day on the 10th of December 2017 IHRB has published its ninth annual list of the Top 10 Business & Human Rights Issues for the coming year....
Singapore: Migrant worker rights activist Jolovan Wham charged with vandalism & organising public assemblies without permit
Author: Shaffiq Idris Alkhatib, Straits Times (Singapore)
"Civil rights activist Jolovan Wham charged with organising public assemblies without permit and vandalism", 29 Nov. 2017...
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...[T]he Danube Welfare Center (DWC)...is an initiative that was announced in 2012 as a not-for-profit activity to help blue collar workers develop skills to advance their careers...DWC’s initiatives include a three-month English language programme...
Author: International Chamber of Commerce
As stakeholders from around the world prepare for the 2017 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights, here are three areas in which business is already making a difference... ...
Qatar: Mobile app for World Cup migrant workers facilitates money transfers to their families back home
Author: Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (Qatar)
"New app makes it easier for 2022 FIFA World Cup™ workers to send money home", 8 October 2017...
Author: Ahmed Shaaban, Khaleej Times (UAE)
“Asian worker buried alive in sand in RAK”, 22 November 2017...
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