BuildingTowers, Cheating Workers
Exploitation of Migrant Construction Workers in the United Arab Emirates
To the Government of the United Arab Emirates
To the Governments of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka..
To the Governments of the United States, the European Union, and Australia
IV. Migrant Construction Workers in the United Arab Emirates
Visibility of Migrant Worker Grievances
V. Exploitation of Migrant Construction Workers
The Recruitment Process
Confiscation of Passports
Safety and Health Hazards
VI. UAE Labor Law..
Government Mechanisms Addressing Labor Disputes
Deficiencies in the Law...
VII. Workers' Human Rights and Government Obligations under International Law..
UAE Membership in the ILO...
Other International Standards
Appendix 1: Human Rights Watch Letter to UAE Minister of Labor
Appendix 2: UAE Government Response to Human Rights Watch's Letter