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by IDWFED published May 31, 2018 05:06 PM
Stop Gender-based Violence, Support ILO Convention

Stop Gender-based Violence, Support ILO Convention

by IDWFED — last modified Jun 12, 2018 10:02 PM

From 2017 to 2020, the International Labour Organization (ILO) is working towards a standard on "ending violence and harassment against women and men in the world of work", through what is known as a "standard-setting" process. The eventual standard(s) adopted by the ILO may be a binding instrument, known as a Convention; non-binding guidance, known as a Recommendation; or a Convention accompanied by a Recommendation.

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Behind closed doors - Protecting and promoting the human rights of migrant domestic workers in an irregular situation

Behind closed doors - Protecting and promoting the human rights of migrant domestic workers in an irregular situation

by IDWFED — last modified May 31, 2018 05:21 PM

This publication sheds light on the often hidden experience of irregular migrant domestic workers, and challenges Governments to take appropriate protective measures.

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Domestic Worker Support - Stop sexual violence in domestic work

Domestic Worker Support - Stop sexual violence in domestic work

by IDWFED — last modified Jul 06, 2018 05:16 PM

A web tool (www.domesticworkersupport.info) offering up-to-date information about safe accommodation options, referral to relevant agencies, essentials of law of the partner countries, an overview of rights and how to protect them, risk avoidance and crisis management techniques, and emergency contact information and procedures.

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Recommendations For the Prevention and Management of Sexual Violence Against Female Migrant Domestic Workers

Recommendations For the Prevention and Management of Sexual Violence Against Female Migrant Domestic Workers

by IDWFED — last modified Jul 06, 2018 05:18 PM

The set of recommendations, presented within this document, summarizes the knowledge gained from the COMMUN-AID project and aims to support policy makers, community workers, service providers and health professionals in the prevention and management of sexual violence against migrant domestic workers. The recommendations further aim to provide a shared basis of knowledge and understanding regarding the sexual violence against female migrant domestic workers as well as guidance towards planning and implementing improvements in professional practice.

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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 Jul 11, 2018 05:00 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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Global: Stop Violence Against Women

Global: Stop Violence Against Women

Nov 25, 2014 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM GLOBAL,by IDWFED

2014 Nov 25 is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Myrtle Witbooi, IDWF President has a very important message to all women and the world.

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Stop Violence Against Domestic Workers

by IDWFED — last modified Jul 11, 2018 04:59 PM

The discussion forum took place on November 12 - 23, 2014. A summary report is available on IDWF Publication. We thank all those who have shared their stories and ideas.

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