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.
California SB 1015, the 2016 Domestic Worker Bill of Rights, just passed out of labor committee 4 to 1! Congratulations to domestic workers!
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.
One of Mexico's largest informal labor sectors is that of home or domestic workers, which amounts to nearly 3.5 million people and 95% are women. This sector is considered to be almost invisible in terms of its rights being guaranteed and protected. However one civil organization has struggled for years to finally win a legal victory that has now granted this sector a formal labor union, an unprecedented reality for Mexico.
Make "My Fair Home" Every Domestic Worker's Workplace!
2016 is the fifth anniversary of our victory at the ILO for decent work for domestic workers! What will you do around the 5th Anniversary of C189? Tell us how to make this campaign a success in your country and everywhere!
MY FAIR HOME
MY FAIR HOME
We call upon people in our communities, in particular the employers, to hold hands with domestic workers in the “My Fair Home” campaign to ensure dignity and decent work to all domestic workers.