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Survey response
26 June 2019

Multiplex's response: Migrant Workers in UAE (2018 survey)

Multiplex's response to our 2018 survey of construction companies is featured in our briefing On Shaky Ground: Migrant Workers Rights in Qatar & UAE Construction....

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Story
30 January 2019

New reports: Risks to migrant workers in Gulf hospitality & construction

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre have today released two new reports looking at how companies are dealing with risks to migrant workers in the Gulf. Inhospitable: How hotels in Qatar & the UAE are failing migrant workers 10/17 companie...

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Article
7 January 2019

UAE: 31 companies awarded for their labour welfare performance

Author: Sherouk Zakaria, Khaleej Times

"31 firms star-rated for labour welfare initiatives", 17 December 2018...

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Blog post
3 July 2018

Building Accountability for Construction Workers' Rights in the Middle East: New Foundations

Author: Mariam Bhacker and Alia Hindawi, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

As the launch of the Building Responsibly Principles marks an important milestone for an industry that has been slow to respond to rampant and systemic violations of workers' rights in its value chains, we look to assess how companies are protecting vulnerable workers in the Middle East.

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Article
3 July 2018

Building Responsibly Announces Worker Welfare Principles

Building Responsibly...has developed a set of Worker Welfare Principles that establish a common, global baseline for the treatment of workers in the engineering and construction industry. [They] were developed in consultation with a diverse set of...

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Event
24 January 2018

Tackling Modern Slavery in the Construction Sector (April, London)

Author: Mariam Bhacker and Alia Hindawi, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

9:30am – 4:30pm | 11 April | London

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Event
24 January 2018

Tackling Modern Slavery in the Construction Sector (March, Bristol)

Author: Mariam Bhacker and Alia Hindawi, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

9:30am – 4:30pm | 14 March | Bristol

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Event
24 January 2018

Tackling Modern Slavery in the Construction Sector (February, Manchester)

Author: Mariam Bhacker and Alia Hindawi, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

9:30am – 4:30pm | 9 February | Manchester

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Article
31 December 2017

UAE: 24 construction companies awarded for labour welfare practices

Author: Sherouk Zakaria, Khaleej Times (UAE)

"Best labour welfare practices honoured at Taqdeer Awards", 19 December 2017...

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Article
15 March 2017

Verité Welcomes the Formation of Building Responsibly

Author: Verite

Verité welcomes the formation of Building Responsibly, an engineering and construction industry initiative, supported by Humanity United...Verité congratulates the six inaugural member companies – AMEC Foster Wheeler, Bechtel Corporation, CH2M, Fluor,...

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