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Covid-19 update: India and Bangladesh

July 14th, 2020|

Covid-19 stats from India and Bangladesh don't look good. Expect ti to remain difficult to bring workers from there. That means those who are already here should be allowed to stay.

More than dormitory space: A chance for reform

June 20th, 2020|

Improvement in housing should be only one element in a broader reforms, if we are to arrive at a more ethical relationship with migrant labour. Job restrictions, low salaries, etc, must also be addressed.

Under lockdown, domestic workers at risk of abuse

May 28th, 2020|

Domestic workers have been "advised" to stay in employers' residences during their rest days since the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic. No end in sight. What about those who have to live with abusive employers?