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Mozambique: SINED celebration on the International Domestic Workers Day

Mozambique: SINED celebration on the International Domestic Workers Day

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Mozambique,by IDWFED

National Trade Union of Domestic Workers (SINED) had a celebration for International Domestic Workers Day on June 16.

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Ivory Coast: SYTTEID-CI celebration of the IDWD

Ivory Coast: SYTTEID-CI celebration of the IDWD

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ivory Coast,by IDWFED

IDWF affiliate, Syndicat des Travailleurs/ses Domestiques et des Travailleurs/ses de l’Economie Informelle de Côte d’Ivoire (SYTTEID-CI) had a celebration for International Domestic workers Day on June 16.

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Ghana: DSWU celebration of June 16 and signing the My Fair Home pledge

Ghana: DSWU celebration of June 16 and signing the My Fair Home pledge

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ghana,by IDWFED

Domestic Services Workers Union (DSWU) will celebrate the day with 60 domestic workers, employers, policy makers, trade unionists, and an official from the Department of Labour.

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Tanzania: CHODAWU's public forum for June 16 and launch of My Fair Home

Tanzania: CHODAWU's public forum for June 16 and launch of My Fair Home

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Tanzania,by IDWFED

On June 16th, 45 domestic workers and union leaders from CHODAWU (Conservation, Hotels, Domestic, Social Welfare and Consultancy Union) will meet the Honorable Jenista Joakim Mhagama, Minister of State (Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labour, Employment Youth and Disabled) in Dodoma where the Parliament is in session.

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Hong Kong: My Fair Home Launch and Public Forum - Monitoring Employment Agencies

Hong Kong: My Fair Home Launch and Public Forum - Monitoring Employment Agencies

Jun 12, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Edinburgh Place, Central, Hong Kong,by Fish Ip

Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) and Hong Kong Federation of Asian Domestic Workers Unions (FADWU) are launching My Fair Home Campaign on Sunday June 12 to celebrate International Domestic Workers Day

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Malawi: Exchange visit of NDAWU DWs to CIAWU Malawi

Malawi: Exchange visit of NDAWU DWs to CIAWU Malawi

from May 20, 2016 08:00 AM to Jun 25, 2016 07:59 AM Malawi,by IDWFED

Namibian Domestic and Allied Workers Union-NDAWU and Commercial Industrial Allied Workers Union –CIAWU of Malawi which is a multi-sectoral union are both affiliates of the IDWF. One of the IDWF activities between Namibia and Malawi was to have the exchange visit. It involves DW leaders and organizers to visit CIAWU union in Malawi.

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Tanzania: CHODAWU official meeting with domestic workers' leaders

Tanzania: CHODAWU official meeting with domestic workers' leaders

May 17, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Bagamoyo District, Tanzania,by IDWFED

Conservation, Hotel, Domestic and Allied Workers Union (CHODAWU) had an official meeting the leaders of domestic workers association in Bagamoyo District, Tanzania. The association has 72 domestic workers.

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Philippines: IDWF Courtesy Call to the Department of Labor and Employment on May 16, 2016

Philippines: IDWF Courtesy Call to the Department of Labor and Employment on May 16, 2016

May 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Philippines,by IDWFED

The delegation led by Elizabeth Tang, the General Secretary discussed with the Under Secretary, Ciriaco Lagunzad on how to strengthen protection of rights and welfare of the Filipino domestic workers working aboard, such as Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia and those in the Arabic and Gulf countries through the Post Arrival Orientation Seminar(PAOS).

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Nepal: HUN work skills trianing for members

Nepal: HUN work skills trianing for members

May 06, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Kathmandu, Nepal,by IDWFED

Home Workers' Trade Union of Nepal (HUN) Kathmandu District had a skill training for their members at GEFONT c.c Terrace on May 6. Domestic workers were learning how to do their daily work better.

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Dominican Republic: National meeting of "An Effective Implementation of the ILO C189 for Domestic Workers"

Dominican Republic: National meeting of "An Effective Implementation of the ILO C189 for Domestic Workers"

May 07, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic,by IDWFED

A national meeting of "An Effective Implementation of the ILO C189 for Domestic Workers" was held on May 7 in Santo Domingo.

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Madagascar: ILO Inter-Regional Knowledge Sharing Forum

Madagascar: ILO Inter-Regional Knowledge Sharing Forum

from May 05, 2016 08:00 AM to May 08, 2016 07:59 AM Antananarivo, Madagascar,by IDWFED

ILO Inter-Regional Knowledge Sharing Forum: Good practices and lessons learned on promoting international cooperation and partnerships to realize a fair migration agenda for migrant domestic workers in Africa, the Arab States and Asia.

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Bangladesh: DWRN organised a Gathering and Rally of domestic workers on May Day

Bangladesh: DWRN organised a Gathering and Rally of domestic workers on May Day

May 01, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Dhaka, Bangladesh,by IDWFED

The Domestic Workers Rights Network-DWRN, Bangladesh organised a Gathering and Rally of domestic workers on May Day 2016 in front of National Press Club, Dhaka.

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Nepal: HUN members rally for May Day

Nepal: HUN members rally for May Day

May 01, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AMby IDWFED

HUN organized Rally program on the eve of International May Day, four hundred members of HUN were participated in the rally, they were specially from domestic workers.

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Global: Domestic workers on 2016 May Day

Global: Domestic workers on 2016 May Day

May 01, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AMby IDWFED

Domestic workers from around the world on May Day 2016!

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Africa: The IDWF / FES Capacity Building Workshop for Migrant Domestic Workers

Africa: The IDWF / FES Capacity Building Workshop for Migrant Domestic Workers

from Apr 19, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 22, 2016 07:59 AM Dar es Salaam, Tanzania,by IDWFED

The IDWF / FES Capacity Building Workshop for Migrant Domestic Workers has officially started, the first of its kind in Africa!

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Namibia: NDAWU planning workshop

Namibia: NDAWU planning workshop

from Apr 14, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 16, 2016 07:59 AM Windhoek, Namibia,by IDWFED

The Namibia Domestic and Allied Workers Union (NDAWU) has a two-day planning workshop from April 14 to 15 in Windhoek. Fourteen domestic workers, excos and organizers were attending.

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Global: Get Ready for June 16 - 5th Anniversary of C189!

Global: Get Ready for June 16 - 5th Anniversary of C189!

from Apr 20, 2016 08:00 AM to Jun 17, 2016 07:59 AMby IDWFED

Make "My Fair Home" Every Domestic Worker's Workplace!

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India:  Advocacy event for National Legislation for domestic workers

India: Advocacy event for National Legislation for domestic workers

from Apr 11, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 14, 2016 07:59 AM Delhi, India,by IDWFED

An Advocacy event was jointly done by the National Domestic Workers Federation (NDWF) & National Domestic Workers Movement (NDWM) for a National Legislation for domestic workers from April 11 to 13 April.

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Malawi: IDWF 4-year strategic planning workshop for CIAWU

Malawi: IDWF 4-year strategic planning workshop for CIAWU

from Apr 11, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 13, 2016 07:59 AM Malawi,by IDWFED

IDWF conducted a four-year strategic planning workshop, April 11 to 12, for domestic workers from Commercial, Industrial & Allied Workers Union (CIAWU) in Malawi.

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Ghana: DSWU Capacity Building Workshop

Ghana: DSWU Capacity Building Workshop

Apr 06, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ghana,by IDWFED

Domestic Services Workers Union (DSWU) had a Capacity building workshop on April 6 for domestic workers.

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Nepal: IDWF-HUN-GEFONT Workshop on Domestic Workers Rights and the New Labour Act

Nepal: IDWF-HUN-GEFONT Workshop on Domestic Workers Rights and the New Labour Act

Mar 25, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Kathmandu, Nepal,by IDWFED

Campaign for domestic worker protections in new Labour Act - IDWF and Home Workers' Union of Nepal (HUN) are conducting training and discussions with domestic workers in Nepal to gather input on how to include concrete and full legal protection for domestic workers in the adoption of the Labour Act of Nepal.

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Guinea: SYNEM domestic workers union met the First Lady of the country and demanded the ratification of C189

Guinea: SYNEM domestic workers union met the First Lady of the country and demanded the ratification of C189

Mar 08, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Guinea,by IDWFED

On March 8 International Women Day in Guinea, more than 40 members of the SYNEM domestic workers union met the First Lady of the country and demanded the ratification of C189.

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Ghana: "Strengthening Maternity and Paternity Protection for All: The role of Stakeholders"

Ghana: "Strengthening Maternity and Paternity Protection for All: The role of Stakeholders"

Mar 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ghana,by IDWFED

Domestic workers celebrated the International Women's Day on March 16. The aim was to advocate for the ratification of ILO C183. The theme was "Strengthening Maternity and Paternity Protection for All: The role of Stakeholders".

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India: Domestic workers asking social protection on the International Women's Day

India: Domestic workers asking social protection on the International Women's Day

Mar 12, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ranchi, Jharkhand, India,by IDWFED

The theme of the day was Social Protection for Domestic Workers. The Deputy Labour Commissioner of the State of Jharkhand made a public commitment that the state Government will do everything to change the situation of domestic workers in two years' time.

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Tanzania: CHODAWU celebrated Women's Day in Iringa, where many domestic workers are recruited to migrate and work

Mar 08, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Tanzania,by IDWFED

In Tanzania, CHODAWU celebrated Women’s Day in one of the rural districts, Iringa, where many domestic workers and child domestic workers are recruited to migrate and work.

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Dominican Republic: Unions marching on March 8 asking for women's rights and equality

Dominican Republic: Unions marching on March 8 asking for women's rights and equality

Mar 08, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic,by IDWFED

Members of CIMTRA, UNISIMA & ATH were marching on March 8 in Santo Domingo asking for women's rights and equality.

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India: Gharelu Kamgar Union - IWD rally in Kanpur

India: Gharelu Kamgar Union - IWD rally in Kanpur

Mar 08, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Kanpur, India,by IDWFED

Gharelu Kamgar Union's rally on International Women's Day in Kanpur.

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Global: 2016 March 8 - Domestic workers celebrate International Women's Day

Global: 2016 March 8 - Domestic workers celebrate International Women's Day

from Mar 01, 2016 08:00 AM to Mar 16, 2016 07:59 AMby IDWFED

Domestic workers are going to celebrate the International Women's Day (IWD) 2016.

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South Africa: A national minimum wage workshop for domestic workers by SADSAWU

South Africa: A national minimum wage workshop for domestic workers by SADSAWU

Feb 14, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM South Africa,by IDWFED

SADSAWU was having a national minimum wage workshop for domestic workers on Feb 14.

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Namibia: First exco meeting of the Namibia Domestic and Allied Workers Union (NDAWU)

Namibia: First exco meeting of the Namibia Domestic and Allied Workers Union (NDAWU)

from Feb 12, 2016 08:00 AM to Feb 14, 2016 07:59 AM Namibia,by IDWFED

The NDAWU NEC meeting was held from February 12-13 in Windhoek. Solidarity action to Ana Jobs whose house was burn down and also she lost her daughter before the fire incidence.

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