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IDWF Annual Report 2015 - Build, Organise, Organise!

IDWF Annual Report 2015 - Build, Organise, Organise!

by IDWFED — last modified Jul 05, 2016 03:54 PM

Build, Organise, Organise! International Domestic Workers Federation (IDWF) Annual Report 2015

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IDWF 5 Year Strategic Plan 2016-2020

IDWF 5 Year Strategic Plan 2016-2020

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 28, 2015 03:50 PM

IDWF 5 Year Strategic Plan 2016-2020

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A Brief Account of The IDWF Executive Committee Meeting, Bogor, Indonesia, August 13 – 15, 2015

A Brief Account of The IDWF Executive Committee Meeting, Bogor, Indonesia, August 13 – 15, 2015

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 13, 2015 08:54 PM

In August this year, the Executive Committee met in Bogor, Indonesia for its annual meeting. We used the opportunity of bringing our leaders together to meet with members of IDWF’s Indonesia affiliate, and bring the voices of domestic workers to an important global meeting, “Labor Migration: Who Benefits? Solidarity Center Conference on Worker Rights and Shared Prosperity.”

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IDWF-GAP-MDW E-Discussion, August-September 2015 Summary Report

IDWF-GAP-MDW E-Discussion, August-September 2015 Summary Report

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 03, 2016 06:20 PM

This report documents the results of the virtual community of practice hosted on the website of the International Domestic Workers Federation (IDWF) in August and September 2015, with the support of the International Labour Organization's Global Action Programme on Migrant Domestic Workers and their Families (GAP-MDW). The community of practice, which took the form of an e-discussion, aimed to collect the organising experiences of domestic workers' organisations and to provide a forum for the exchange of good practices between the organisations. The experiences collected will feed into a Global Flagship Report on migrant domestic workers currently being prepared by GAP-MDW.

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An introduction to the IDWF Communication Network

An introduction to the IDWF Communication Network

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 29, 2015 05:30 PM

The International Domestic Workers Federation (IDWF) communication network (idwfed.org) was created in 2014, with the help of the International Labor Organization’s PROMOTE, Olaf Palme Centre and FLOW. The goal of the network is to unite domestic workers globally and create a place for them to share updates, news, activities, and resources. The network is also a source of information on domestic workers. Any interested person can join the network, though only affiliate organizations are given their own pages on the website.

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IDWF Communication Network – Affiliate User Manual

IDWF Communication Network – Affiliate User Manual

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 29, 2015 05:27 PM

This manual will teach the basic steps for using the communication network for registered users, and users with editing privileges.

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IDWF leaflet: Who we are

IDWF leaflet: Who we are

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 21, 2015 10:23 PM

The leaflet tells about IDWF: who we are, our history, what we do, how we work and our leadership.

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The Status of Domestic Workers in China and Decent Work Challenges

The Status of Domestic Workers in China and Decent Work Challenges

by IDWFED — last modified Jun 04, 2015 10:33 PM

Based on the research of Hu Dawu, Professor at the Southwest University of Political Science and Law published in December 2013.

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Report on the IUF Executive Committee Meeting and the Women Committee Meeting, Geneva, April 22 – 24, 2015

Report on the IUF Executive Committee Meeting and the Women Committee Meeting, Geneva, April 22 – 24, 2015

by IDWFED — last modified May 12, 2015 10:37 PM

Report on the IUF Executive Committee Meeting and the Women Committee Meeting, Geneva, April 22 – 24, 2015, by Elizabeth Tang, IDWF General Secretary

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Asia Pacific: News & Updates from Dec 2014 - Jan 2015

Asia Pacific: News & Updates from Dec 2014 - Jan 2015

by Meredith McBride — last modified May 12, 2015 05:49 PM

A summary of the updates and activities from IDWF, affiliates, and domestic workers around Asia from December 2014 to January 2015

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Latin America: News & Updates Dec 2014 - Jan 2015

Latin America: News & Updates Dec 2014 - Jan 2015

by Meredith McBride — last modified May 12, 2015 05:50 PM

A summary of news and updates of IDWF and affiliate activities around Latin America from December 2014 to January 2015

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IDWF Online Discussion: Summary Report on Stopping Violence against Domestic Workers

IDWF Online Discussion: Summary Report on Stopping Violence against Domestic Workers

by IDWFED — last modified May 12, 2015 05:51 PM

November 25 is the UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women. To acknowledge the event, the IDWF asked its community to discuss the prevalence of violence in domestic work and how IDWF can work to solve it.

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IDWF Visioning Event: Building a Community of Practice on Domestic Work

IDWF Visioning Event: Building a Community of Practice on Domestic Work

by admin — last modified Sep 09, 2015 06:41 PM

The International Domestic Workers Federation (IDWF), in cooperation with the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) organized a visioning event for its members in Hong Kong SAR. These included domestic workers and organizers from Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, South Africa, South Korea, Tanzania, and Thailand. The visioning event was organized under the ILO PROMOTE Project ‘Strengthening domestic workers organizations to end child domestic work’ which is supported by the US Department of Labor (DOL).

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Domestic workers of the World Unite - Report of The founding Congress of the IDWF

Domestic workers of the World Unite - Report of The founding Congress of the IDWF

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The founding Congress of the IDWF Uruguay, October 2013

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IDWF - Report for the North America Region, 2009-2013

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Jill Shenker, IDWN North America Regional Coordinator

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IDWF - Report for the Latin America Region, 2009-2013

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Marcelina Bautista Bautista, IDWN Latin America Regional Coordinator

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IDWF - Report for the Europe Region, 2009 – 2013

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Karin Pape, IDWN Europe Regional Coordinator

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IDWF - Report for the Caribbean Region, 2009-2013

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Ida le Blanc, IDWN Caribbean Regional Coordinator

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IDWF - Report for the Asia Region

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Fish Ip Pui Yu, IDWN Asia Regional Coordinator

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IDWF - Report for the Africa Region, 2009-2013

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Vicky Kanyoka, IDWN Africa Regional Coordinator

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IDWF - Report of Activities, 2009-2013

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By Elizbeth Tan, Founding Congress Montevideo, Uruguay, 26th‐28th October 2013

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IDWF - Our World

IDWF - Our World

by IDWFED — last modified Feb 21, 2016 11:19 PM

Presentation of the world IDWF works in from population, income.

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IDWF Five Year Action Plan 2014 - 2018

IDWF Five Year Action Plan 2014 - 2018

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 28, 2015 04:02 PM

IDWF 5-Year Action Plan for 2014 - 2018

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"Yes, We Did It!" How the Worlds Domestic Workers Won Their International Rights and Recognition

"Yes, We Did It!" How the Worlds Domestic Workers Won Their International Rights and Recognition

by IDWFED — last modified Nov 10, 2015 06:08 PM

This booklet outlines the how Convention C189 was achieved and the lessons that can be learnt for others who wish to promote a global society based on equality, justice, respect and rights for all. In particular, this booklet focuses on and celebrates the role of domestic workers themselves and that of their organizations as the fundamental players in making their own history.

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Decent work for Domestic Workers in Asia and Pacific - Manual for Trainers

Decent work for Domestic Workers in Asia and Pacific - Manual for Trainers

by admin — last modified May 12, 2015 05:56 PM

In this manual published by IDWN and ILO, we present the voices, experiences and visions of domestic workers. It aims to stimulate reflection and discussion on domestic work and how domestic workers and their allies can work together towards realizing their objectives.

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Domestic Workers Organisations in Africa

Domestic Workers Organisations in Africa

by admin — last modified Feb 21, 2016 11:06 PM

The African domestic workers network exists to promote and achieve decent work conditions for domestic workers in the region, in the view of the reality that the conditions of their work are generally characterized by insecurity, abuse and exploitation. The network recognizes the critical importance of unionization as a tool for the better. It therefore seeks to promote such unionization in all countries in the Africa region to consolidate a strong call for social justice in respect of domestic workers.

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What the IDWN does

What the IDWN does

by admin — last modified May 12, 2015 05:57 PM

"Our mission is to help build strong, democratic domestic workers' organisations to protect domestic workers' rigths everywhere." Empowering more domestic workers to be leaders. Find here a four-page information about the International Domestic Workers Network IDWN.

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The Brief Report on the ITUC-IUF Workshop in Johannesburg South Africa April 2011

The Brief Report on the ITUC-IUF Workshop in Johannesburg South Africa April 2011

by IDWFED — last modified Apr 05, 2017 05:51 PM

A report of the regional workshop for domestic workers in Africa was organized by ITUC in collaboration with IUF/IDWN from April 28 - 30, 2011.

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