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  • 2012-02-15T00:00:00+00:00
  • 2012-02-15T23:59:59+00:00
We 15. Feb.

Feb 15, 2012
Jakarta, Indonesia

On February 15, the Domestic Workers Day in Indonesia, Jala PRT, network of domestic workers organizations in the country, supported by the trade unions and other allies, submitted 5,000 signatures to the Indonesian Government and members of parliament , to support their demand that the Government enact the Domestic Workers Bill and ratify C189 as soon as possible in order to improve the rights and conditions of domestic workers in the country.

  • 2011-10-24T00:00:00+00:00
  • 2011-10-26T23:59:59+00:00
Mo 24. Oct.

Oct 24, 2011 to Oct 26, 2011
Manila, Philippines

The IDWN, in collaboration with the International Trade Union Confederation – Asia Pacific (ITUC AP), Global Network-Asia, and Migrant Forum in Asia (MFA), held the Asian Regional Conference, titled: “Realizing Decent Work for Domestic Workers, Towards Ratification of C189 in Asia”, on October 24-26, 2011 in Manila, the Philippines.

  • 2011-08-28T00:00:00+00:00
  • 2011-08-28T23:59:59+00:00
Su 28. Aug.

Aug 28, 2011

In August, the South African Domestic Services and Allied Workers Union (SADSAWU), COSATU, NACTU, FEDUSA, International Labour Organization (ILO), Social Law Project, Labour Research Service, ANCWL, Progressive Women Movement of South Africa came together to celebrate Women's Month and to highlight the call to the South African Government to start the processes of ratifying the Convention 189 on Decent Work for Domestic Workers.

  • 2011-06-16T00:00:00+00:00
  • 2011-06-16T23:59:59+00:00
Th 16. Jun.

Jun 16, 2011

12 by 12 campaign, meaning that we campaign for twelve ratification of C 189 in 2012. Beyond the twelve, we will in addition, focus on those countries, which have been supportive during the ILO negotiations and in which we have active domestic workers’ organizations. Only by building strong organizations of domestic workers, with broad based alliances, we will be able to make “decent work for domestic workers” a reality.

  • 2011-05-01T00:00:00+00:00
  • 2011-05-01T23:59:59+00:00
Su 1. May.

May 01, 2011

Every year on May Day, domestic workers join HKCUT rally. 2011 May day is a special May Day for us. One month later, member states of International Labour Organization (ILO) will vote at the 100th session of International Labour Conference on the adoption of an ILO convention on domestic workers. This will be the first time that domestic workers are declared internationally as workers. We should enjoy labour rights and should be treated equally with other workers.

  • 2011-03-08T00:00:00+00:00
  • 2011-03-08T23:59:59+00:00
Tu 8. Mar.

Mar 08, 2011

The National Domestic Women Workers Union (NDWWU) established on March 8, 2001 with the aim of recognizing the rights and establishing the dignity of Domestic workers. This year is the 10th anniversary of the establishing of the rights and dignity of the domestic workers. On March 8, 2011 the 3rd national conference of NDWWU was held in Dhaka, Bangladesh.