Abuse of Cambodian Domestic Workers Migrating to Malaysia
November 1, 2011
This report documents Cambodian domestic workers’ experiences during recruitment, work abroad, and upon their return home. It is based on 80 interviews with migrant domestic workers, their families, government officials, nongovernmental organizations, and recruitment agents.
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ISBN: 1-56432-823-6
How Jordanian Laws, Officials, Employers, and Recruiters Fail Abused Migrant Domestic Workers
September 27, 2011
This 111-page report documents abuses against domestic workers and the failure of Jordanian officials to hold employers and the agents who recruited the workers accountable.
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ISBN: 1-56432-809-0
Wichtige Reformen blockiert, kaum Schutz gegen erniedrigende Arbeitsbedingungen
July 9, 2008
Wichtige Reformen blockiert, kaum Schutz gegen erniedrigende Arbeitsbedingungen

(Jakarta, 8. Juli 2008) – Saudi-Arabien soll die Reform der Arbeits-, Immigrations- und Strafgesetzgebung umgehend implementieren, um Hausangestellte vor schweren Menschenrechtsverletzungen zu schützen, die in manchen Fällen sogar als Sklavenhaltung bezeichnet werden können, so Human Rights Watch in einem heute veröffentlichten Bericht.

October 30, 2014

In Geneva over the next two weeks, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will play an influential role on the Governing Body of the International Labour Organisation (ILO). Yet Human Rights Watch (HRW) has documented how within the UAE migrant domestic workers are exploited by employers and recruiters, while government policies create conditions which foster abuse and forced labour.

October 28, 2014
October 24, 2014

“I thought that I can save money. I’m supposed to get free food, accommodation, even call my family for free. Free flights home. Only a babysitter job. Who wouldn’t grab this golden opportunity?”

October 23, 2014

“I Already Bought You”

Abuse and Exploitation of Female Migrant Domestic Workers in the United Arab Emirates

Summa
October 23, 2014

"لقد قمت بشرائِك سلفاً"

الإساءة إلى العاملات المنزليات واستغلالهن

الإساءة إلى العاملات المنزليات واستغلالهن في الإمارات العربية المتحدة
October 23, 2014
ويُوثق التقرير المكون من 79 صفحة، "لقد قمت بشرائِك سلفا ً: الإساءة إلى العاملات المنزليات الوافدات واستغلالهن في الإمارات العربية المتحدة"؛ الكيفية التي يسهم بها نظام كفالة تأشيرات الدخول، وغياب تدابير الحماية المستمدة من قوانين العمل؛ الذي ترك العاملات المنزليات يتعرضن للانتهاكات، حيث تعجز العاملات المنزليات، اللواتي يأتي أكثرهن من دول آسيا وأفريقيا، عن الانتقال إلى عمل جديد قبل انتهاء عقودهن دون
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ISBN: 978-1-62313-1944
October 23, 2014

“I decided to travel abroad for work to build a house,” Tahira told me. With few options for work in her village in Subang district, West Java, the 28-year-old migrated to the United Arab Emirates in 2012 to become a domestic worker. She had high hopes of making enough money there to support her husband and young son at home in Indonesia.