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IDWF e-Newsletter #44 - 8 October 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #44 - 8 October 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 12, 2020 10:27 PM

Domestic Workers Jobs Losses escalate everyday under COVID 19, Governments must act to Protect Domestic Workers and their Children.

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Decent Work for Domestic Workers, Decent Work for Decent Life!

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 07, 2020 01:07 PM

We demand decent work for domestic workers and urge governments to ratify and implement ILO Domestic Workers Convention 189 and Violence and Harassment Convention 190 to ensure that no domestic worker is left behind. We need decent work for a decent life for all.

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IDWF e-Newsletter #43 - 30 September 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #43 - 30 September 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 05, 2020 10:04 PM

Support Migrant Domestic Workers in the Netherlands to gain full rights and protection.

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IDWF e-Newsletter #42 - 23 September 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #42 - 23 September 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Sep 25, 2020 08:55 PM

Domestic Workers at the Front-lines

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Help Migrant Domestic Workers in COVID-19 - Please Donate Now!

Help Migrant Domestic Workers in COVID-19 - Please Donate Now!

by IDWFED — last modified Sep 24, 2020 12:28 PM

COVID-19 has made migrant domestic workers even more vulnerable. Please help now!

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IDWF e-Newsletter #41 - 10 September 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #41 - 10 September 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Sep 21, 2020 11:32 PM

Domestic Workers at the Front-lines

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IDWF e-Newsletter #40 - 3 September 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #40 - 3 September 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Sep 21, 2020 11:31 PM

Domestic Workers at the Front-lines

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IDWF e-Newsletter #39 - 27 August 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #39 - 27 August 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 31, 2020 10:32 PM

Domestic Workers with Migration Status.

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IDWF e-Newsletter #38 - 20 August 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #38 - 20 August 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 31, 2020 10:27 PM

Domestic Workers Need Your Help More Than Ever!

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IDWF Annual Report 2019 - United, Strong & Growing

IDWF Annual Report 2019 - United, Strong & Growing

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 12, 2020 11:15 PM

IDWF is as an essential organization at this difficult time—because our work is based on the ideas, life experiences and leadership of domestic workers worldwide.The coronavirus pandemic is our common challenge, across borders. Only in solidarity will we succeed in fighting it.

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IDWF e-Newsletter #37 - 14 August 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #37 - 14 August 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 17, 2020 03:17 PM

Organizing in Times of Crisis

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Lebanon: IDWF Statement in Support of the Kenyan Migrant Domestic Workers’ Sit-in Action for Repatriation and Free of Abuses

Lebanon: IDWF Statement in Support of the Kenyan Migrant Domestic Workers’ Sit-in Action for Repatriation and Free of Abuses

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 08:07 PM

“Therefore, we call upon the governments of Lebanon and Kenya to abide by the legal provisions and international standards to put their immediate effort to assist the Kenyan domestic workers urgently, to have access to safe housing and subsistence and arrange their safe return to Kenya for free and as soon as possible."

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IDWF e-Newsletter #35 - 31 July 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #35 - 31 July 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:28 PM

Protective Measures Save Lives

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IDWF e-Newsletter #34 - 24 July 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #34 - 24 July 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:30 PM

Affiliates in Action

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In the Middle East and Gulf Countries: "Corona is not the Virus, Kafala is!"

In the Middle East and Gulf Countries: "Corona is not the Virus, Kafala is!"

by IDWFED — last modified Jul 22, 2020 05:54 PM

MENA Regional Summaries

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IDWF e-Newsletter #33 - 17 July 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #33 - 17 July 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:30 PM

Recommendations under COVID-19

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IDWF e-Newsletter #32 - 9 July 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #32 - 9 July 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:32 PM

Domestic work is work

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IDWF e-Newsletter #31 - 3 July 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #31 - 3 July 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:32 PM

2 Billion Strong Campaign

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IDWF e-Newsletter #30 - 26 June 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #30 - 26 June 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:33 PM

International Domestic Workers Day is Celebrated Worldwide

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IDWF e-Newsletter #29 - 19 June 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #29 - 19 June 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:34 PM

International Domestic Workers Day!

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IDWF e-Newsletter #28 - 11 June 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #28 - 11 June 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:34 PM

Advocate and Support

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Join the IDWF International Domestic Workers Day 2020 Webinar

Join the IDWF International Domestic Workers Day 2020 Webinar

by IDWFED — last modified Jun 10, 2020 11:51 AM

In Times of COVID-19 : Rising Stronger from the Crisis

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IDWF e-Newsletter #27 - 4 June 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #27 - 4 June 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:36 PM

#CareForThoseWhoCareForYou

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IDWF e-Newsletter #26 - 28 May 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #26 - 28 May 2020

by IDWFED — last modified Aug 12, 2020 05:36 PM

Support. Protect. Fight. - Donate to IDWF Solidarity Fund.

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An Appeal to IDWF Solidarity Fund – Care for Those Who Care For You

An Appeal to IDWF Solidarity Fund – Care for Those Who Care For You

by IDWFED — last modified May 29, 2020 02:25 PM

Today, we ask you to join us in this lifeline relay by donating and spreading this message in your community. In solidarity, we will enable our domestic workers and their families to survive and even rise up stronger from the crisis.

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IDWF e-Newsletter #25 - 21 May 2020

IDWF e-Newsletter #25 - 21 May 2020

by IDWFED — last modified May 25, 2020 11:52 PM

Domestic Workers at the Front-lines

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IDWF Policy Brief: The Impacts of COVID-19 on Domestic Workers and Policy Responses

IDWF Policy Brief: The Impacts of COVID-19 on Domestic Workers and Policy Responses

by IDWFED — last modified Oct 11, 2020 09:26 PM

The Domestic Work Policy Brief aims to put the voice of domestic workers (DWs) at the centre and the forefront of their movement. As IDWF has multiple affiliates around the globe, who are domestic workers’ organizations and unions fighting their daily battles for decent work, we use this space to showcase their voice and their advocacy efforts.

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IDWF May 1st Message: Protect Domestic Workers' Rights, Fight COVID-19

IDWF May 1st Message: Protect Domestic Workers' Rights, Fight COVID-19

by IDWFED — last modified May 05, 2020 12:49 PM

On the May 1st, we stand in solidarity with all workers and our community. Only in solidarity, we will succeed to fight the pandemic and keep each and everyone safe and healthy.

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Global: IDWF Statement on Protecting Domestic Workers Rights and Fighting the Coronavirus Pandemic

Global: IDWF Statement on Protecting Domestic Workers Rights and Fighting the Coronavirus Pandemic

by IDWFED — last modified Mar 31, 2020 02:07 PM

The coronavirus pandemic is our common challenge across borders. Only in solidarity will we succeed in fighting it.

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CSW64: Global Unions are disappointed with the Political Declaration adopted by the governments

CSW64: Global Unions are disappointed with the Political Declaration adopted by the governments

by IDWFED — last modified Mar 11, 2020 09:19 PM

Statement by: The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), Education International (EI), Public Services International (PSI), UNI Global Union, International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), International Federation of Journalist (IFJ), International Domestic Workers Federation (IDWF)

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