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    Lebanon: The Port Explosion Has Worsened the hardships of Migrant Domestic Workers

    Lebanon: The Port Explosion Has Worsened the hardships of Migrant Domestic Workers

    Already struck by the economic crisis, Lebanon’s situation has turned sourer following the blast at Beirut port, Which has led to homelessness and joblessness of domestic migrant workers abandoned by their employers, the Human Rights…

    Labour rights
    International retail industries fail to protect garment workers’ rights in Asia

    International retail industries fail to protect garment workers’ rights in Asia

    In Asia, millions of garment workers have lost their jobs since coronavirus lockdowns hit the global retail industry. Big brands like Primark, Zara, and H&M are failing to protect their garment workers’ rights, says the…

    Labour rights
    Covid-19 lockdown increases both financial crisis and child labor in Uganda

    Covid-19 lockdown increases both financial crisis and child labor in Uganda

    Covid-19 lockdown increases both child labor and the financial crisis in Uganda. When Uganda announced lockdown for around two months to contain the spread of the virus, vehicle movement for exports, malls, schools, and also…

    Embassies
    ILO’s latest report says over 55 million domestic workers facing risks due to the COVID-19 pandemic

    ILO’s latest report says over 55 million domestic workers facing risks due to the COVID-19 pandemic

    As per the latest International Labor Organization (ILO), around 55 million domestic workers are at risk of getting their income cut or lose their job due to the coronavirus lockdown. In the month of February,…

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    Risks and challenges brought about on workers amid coronavirus Pandemic

    Risks and challenges brought about on workers amid coronavirus Pandemic

    The coronavirus crisis has greatly impacted the global economy. Simultaneously, a huge number of workers in the informal sector have suffered from lockdowns all over the globe. Especially, daily wagers who were laid off without…