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The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy & Building and Wood Workers’ International Joint Working Group: 2017 Report
Author: Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy & Building and Wood Workers’ International
...Ensuring the health and safety of the workers building stadiums and infrastructure for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ is a process that takes commitment and collaboration at all levels. In November 2016, the SC signed a Cooperation Agreement with BWI to...
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Business human rights responsibility for refugees & migrant workers: Turning policies into practice in the Middle East
Author: Samentha Goethals, Joseph Bardwell, Mariam Bhacker, & Bahaa Ezzelarab, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre in Business & Human Rights Journal
...Our focus in this piece is to consider how companies have been implementing their human rights responsibility to address the risks and challenges faced by refugees and migrant workers in the Middle East, a region that is currently experiencing...
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Midmac declined to respond to our survey on migrant worker rights in Qatar.
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Author: Concepcion Alvarez, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)
« Coupe du monde 2022 au Qatar : les droits bafoués de milliers de travailleurs migrants », 31 mars 2016...
Amnesty report documents migrant worker abuse on Qatar's Khalifa Stadium, implicates companies in contracting chain
Amnesty International's new report, The ugly side of the beautiful game: Labour exploitation on a Qatar World Cup site, uncovers evidence of "systematic abuse" of migrant workers. The report draws from interviews with 132 migrant construction workers...
Author: Carlos Bravo, Público.es (España)
“La irresponsabilidad social de las multinacionales españolas en Qatar”, 19 de Septiembre de 2015...