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Labour Ministry begins field work for surveys on migrant workers, employment

The Tribune, India, 31 March 2021 - The Union Labour Ministry and Employment on Wednesday launched the field work of the much awaited All India Survey on Migrant Workers and the All-India Quarterly Establishment based Employment Survey (AQEES).

Posted by Site Admin at Apr 08, 2021 06:30 PM |
COVID forces India’s former Gulf workers to forge new futures

Aljazeera, India, 31 March 2021 - It is not yet dawn but Yeroor village is long awake, the hum of productivity floating over “Gulf Street”, a lush green boulevard named for the thousands of workers who leave the southern Indian state of Kerala every year for jobs in the Middle East.

Posted by Site Admin at Apr 08, 2021 06:26 PM |
Gangwar flags off field work of surveys on migrant workers, employment

Outlook, India, 31 March 2021 - Labour Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar on Wednesday flagged off the field work of All India Survey on Migrant Workers and All-India Quarterly Establishment-based Employment Survey (AQEES).

Posted by Site Admin at Apr 08, 2021 06:23 PM |
Pandemic exposes inequalities for marginalised

Bangkok Post, Thailand, 31 March 2021 - The precarious situation of marginalised communities has increased dramatically during the Covid-19 pandemic. The pandemic has brought home the need for access to government assistance, which is often not forthcoming and leads to dramatic consequences including increased suicide rates.

Posted by Site Admin at Apr 08, 2021 06:17 PM |
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IOM Lao People's Democratic Republic COVID-19 Situation Report #9 (Jan 2021)

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused more than 105 million confirmed cases and over 2.3 million deaths around the globe since 16 January 2020. The outbreak has caused unprecedented impacts on human mobility, leaving migrants and mobile populations among the most vulnerable.

Posted by Site Admin at Feb 16, 2021 12:00 AM |
Guideline On Dispute Resolution for Migrant Worker Grievances

The purpose of the Dispute Resolution Guidelines for Resolving Migrant Worker Grievances is to set out the process for resolving migrant worker grievances as defined in Prakas No. 249. The Guidelines include key definitions and implementation principles and clarify what needs to occur at each step of the process and issues that should be considered throughout. Most importantly, the Guidelines clarify the roles and responsibilities of key stakeholders, including the PDOLVT and MOLVT, the complainant, MRCs or other service providers, and the respondent or Private Recruitment Agency (PRA). The Dispute Resolution Guidelines for Resolving Migrant Worker Grievances is a practical reference for labour officials, service providers and other stakeholders to use when supporting Cambodian migrant workers through the dispute resolution process.

Posted by Site Admin at Jan 01, 2021 12:00 AM |
Guideline on Dispute Resolution of Migrant Worker Grievances

The Guideline is a reference for labour officials, Migrant Worker Resource Centre (MRC) staff, service providers, and stakeholders to use to support migrant workers through the dispute resolution process. This document summarises key points in the Dispute Resolution process and provides information for potential complainants.

Posted by Site Admin at Dec 31, 2020 12:00 AM |
From crisis to opportunity for sustainable peace: A joint perspective on responding to the health, employment and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19

This joint paper by the ILO, the WHO, Interpeace and the UN Peacebuilding Support Office (PBSO) of the Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs examines key policy and programmatic considerations for international health and employment interventions responding to COVID-19 in conflict-affected countries. It outlines a range of important peacebuilding considerations and highlights significant contributions the WHO and the ILO are making to mitigate the impacts of the pandemic.

Posted by Site Admin at Dec 17, 2020 12:00 AM |
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