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Human Rights Watch Documents on domestic workers

Human Rights Watch Documents on domestic workers

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by IDWFED published Mar 12, 2009 12:00 AM
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Human Rights Watch is one of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights. Human Rights Watch has published many reports on migrant domestic workers and child domestic workers.

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Human Rights Watch is one of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights.  Human Rights Watch has published many reports on migrant domestic workers and child domestic workers.

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They are listed below:

Human Rights Watch and Anti Slavery International have written a document with
"Recommendations to ILO Members regarding the Law and Practice Report and Questionnaire"
Download the document
Download the cover letter

PUBLICATIONS ON DOMESTIC WORK:

"As If I Am Not Human’ Abuses against Asian Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia"
July 2008 Click for the document
(Also in Spanish, Tagalog, Arabic)
Click for information 

"Globalization Comes Home: Protecting Migrant Domestic Workers’ Rights"
Nisha Varia, 2007 Click here

"Exported and Exposed – Abuses against Sri Lankan Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Lebanon, and the United Arab Emirates"
November 2007 Click here
(Also in Spanish, Sinhala, Tamil and Arabic)

"Swept Under the Rug - Abuses against domestic workers around the world"
2006 Click here for the report
Click for the slide show "Costly Dream"
Summaries Bahasa Indonesia, Arabic, Spanish and French

"Maid to Order - Ending Abuses Against Migrant Domestic Workers in Singapore"
2005 Click here
(Summary and recommendations in Bahasa Indonesia)

"Indonesia, Malaysia: Overhaul Labor Agreement on Domestic Workers: Proposed Malaysian migrants bill would violate basic freedoms"
February 2007 Press release

"Help Wanted: Abuses against female domestic workers in Indonesia and Malaysia"
2004 Click here
(Also in Bahasa Indonesia)

"Bad Dreams – Exploitation and Abuse of Migrant Workers in Saudi Arabia"
2004 Click here
(Also in Arabic)

"Hidden in the Home: Abuse of Domestic Workers with Special Visas in the United States"
2001 Click here

PUBLICATION ON CHILD DOMESTIC WORKERS:

"Workers in the Shadows - Abuse and Exploitation of Child Domestic Workers in Indonesia"
2009 Click here
(Also in Bahasa Indonesia)

"On Violence against Child Domestic Workers"
Click here

"Child Domestics: The World's Invisible Workers"
Background report

"Bottom of the Ladder- Exploitation and Abuse of Girl Domestic Workers in Guinea"
2007 Click here

"Always on Call - Abuse and Exploitation of Child Domestic Workers in Indonesia"
2005 Click here
(Also in Bahasa Indonesia)

"Inside the Home, Outside the Law - Abuse of Child Domestic Workers in Morocco"
2005 Click here
(Also in Arabic / Summary and Recommendations in French)

"No Rest: Abuses Against Child Domestic Workers in El Salvador"
2004 Click here
(Also in Spanish)

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