Migranten

27 January 2021 11:37

The future of labour reforms in Qatar

“The future is in implementation.” This was the consensus of the key actors pushing for labour reforms in Qatar at a forum hosted by BWI’s two-day Global Sports Conference on labour rights and the 2022 FIFA World Cup held November of last year.Weiterlesen...


27 January 2021 11:37

Ensuring workers’ health and safety are core issues that trade unions consistently fight for. With the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a growing and vocal clamour for a new way of working through strengthened health and safety measures at the workplaces.Weiterlesen...


27 January 2021 11:37

Social dialogue is one of the many tools utilised by BWI in advancing labour rights. This is all the more true with the global union’s efforts to advance migrant workers’ rights in Qatar. Weiterlesen...


27 January 2021 11:37

Last year, BWI held a successful two-day Global Sports Conference on labour rights and the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. The conference showcased exciting sessions that discussed various issues and concerns on migrant workers’ rights. One of these was a session that went over BWI’s cooperation with the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) on labour rights in Qatar in the context of the World Cup 2020.

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19 January 2021 07:55

BWI asserted that all migrant workers should have access to the safest and most effective vaccines against COVID-19.Weiterlesen...


18 January 2021 06:01

Women members of the for Bayanihan ng mga Manggagawa sa Konstruksyon ng  Qatar (BMKQ) are paving the way for gender equality among migrant workers in the Middle East.
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18 December 2020 06:22

Eine gemeinsame Stellungnahme von IOE (Internationaler Arbeitgeberverband) und BHI am Internationalen Tag der Migranten hebt die wesentliche Rolle von Wanderarbeitnehmern während der Pandemie hervor, ebenso wie die Notwendigkeit, dass sie in diesen ungewissen Zeiten mehr soziale Sicherung haben müssen. Weiterlesen...


17 December 2020 02:45

The Building and Woodworkers International (BWI) and the European Federation of Building and Woodworkers (EFBWW) are jointly commemorating International Migrant Workers Day on 18 December under the theme ‘We are all Migrants’. Weiterlesen...


20 November 2020 12:42

After BWI’s Indian and Romanian trade union affiliates joined hands in helping six stranded Indian migrant workers in Romania, the said workers were finally repatriated and returned to their home state of Tamil Nadu on 16 November. Weiterlesen...