ITUC International Trade Union Confederation decries alleged inhumane treatment of migrant workers in Qatar

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UN sets Nov deadline for Qatar to end abuse of migrants http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-03-24/un-sets-nov-deadline-for-qatar-to-end-abuse-of-migrants 2017-03-24 [The Kathmandu Post]

ILO defers decision on whether to investigate Qatar on migrant abuses 2017-03-23 [Reuters]

Qatar gets until November to improve its human rights record 2017-03-23 [dohanews]

ITUC International Trade Union Confederation decries alleged inhumane treatment of migrant workers in Qatar 2017-03-23 [Gulf News]

ILO sets November deadline to end abuse of migrant workers or face investigation 2017-03-23 [Middle East Monitor]

Qatar given deadline to end abuse of migrant workers or face investigation 2017-03-23 [Reuters]

We’re cheated, first at home, then in Qatar’: how World Cup workers are deceived 2017-03-19 [Guardian]

International Labour Organisation should continue probe into migrant worker abuse 2017-03-18 [Amnesty]

BWI Leaders Meet FIFA Secretary General Samoura 2017-03-17 [BWI]

Trade Unions at the Table in FIFA 2017-03-17 [BWI Global Union ]

Governments should reject Qatar’s false and misleading claims at the ILO 2017-03-16 [ITUC]

Over 2 million workers continue to suffer under system of modern slavery 2017-03-15 [ITUC ]

Solar-powered helmets developed for Qatar 2022 construction workers 2017-03-13 [Arabian Business]

Another Fire Incident in Qatar Labor Camp 2017-03-11 [BWI Global Union]

Support grows for striking Uber drivers 2017-02-23 [ITF]

Hundreds of Uber drivers go on strike after price cuts 2017-02-13 [Reuters]

Union begins Qatar 2022 stadium inspections 2017-02-10 [AFP]

First inspections by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy and Building and Wood Workers' International carried out on 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™ projects 2017-02-10 [BWI Global Union]

Cabinet approves law on domestic workers 2017-02-09 [Gulf Times]

22 Nepali stranded in Qatar 2017-02-06 [The Kathmandu Post]

Critics of Qatar proved right - once again 2017-01-30 [Migrant Rights]

ILO’s workers’ group optimistic about labour law changes in Qatar 2017-01-30 [TOI]

Stripped and whipped by employer, two UP workers in Qatar seek rescue 2017-01-27 [TNN]

Unite statement on 2022 World Cup stadium fatality in Qatar 2017-01-20 [Unite]

Sundance: ‘The Workers Cup’ profiles working conditions in Qatar through soccer lens 2017-01-18 [Salt Lake Tribune]

Backtracking On Labor Rights And Cooperation With Russia Reflects New World Order – Analysis 2017-01-18 [Eurasia Review]

Law reforms leave intact abuse , exploitation of migrant workers 2017-01-13 [HRW]

Swiss court rules for FIFA over Qatar dock worker’s labour case 2017-01-09 [IWF]

Unions' human rights lawsuit against FIFA fails 2017-01-09 [Construction Week]

Court rejects union lawsuit against FIFA over Qatar World Cup 2017-01-08 [DW]

ITUC dismayed by Qatar FIFA ruling 2017-01-08 [Morning Star]

FIFA defeats legal challenge by unions over picking Qatar for 2022 World Cup 2017-01-08 [Associated Press]

Swiss court rules in FIFA’s favor over Qatar labor lawsuit 2017-01-08 [Doha News]

This Fake Nonprofit Has Been Accused Of Spying On Real Human Rights Activists 2017-01-05 [Forbes]

Beyond fake news: Investigating murky world of Qatar worker rights and fake campaigns 2016-12-22 [Amnesty Global Insights]

The WFTU Denounces Workers Rights’ Violations of workers in Qatar 2016-12-15 [WFTU]

Critics pounce as Qatar announces labor reforms 2016-12-14 [DW]

Labour 'Reforms': New Labels on Old Laws 2016-12-14 [ITUC]

Human Rights groups critical as Qatar defends labour reforms 2016-12-13 [New Arab]

Migrant workers in Qatar still at risk despite reforms, warns Amnesty 2016-12-13 [Guardian]

Unions in Bangladesh join law suit against FIFA 2016-12-13 [Construction Week]

New labour laws defended as Qatar accused of abusing migrant workers 2016-12-13 [Reuters]

Bangladesh unions join suit against FIFA over World Cup workers 2016-12-10 [Zawya]

Unions in Bangladesh join Swiss suit against FIFA over World Cup workers 2016-12-10 [Reuters]

Qatari and FIFA Pledges on Worker Rights Have Little Impact on Construction Companies 2016-12-06 [International Policy Digest]

Amnesty International draws attention to abused Qatari workers 2016-11-21 [The Tartan]

Union activists question Qatari sincerity on promised reforms 2016-11-17 [DNE]

BWI to inspect World Cup building site 2016-11-16 [BWI]

Swiss-based trade union to inspect Qatar 2022 World Cup sites 2016-11-16 [Reuters]

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