29/04/2021

Bangladeshi returnee migrant workers call for government help to retrieve their unpaid wages — Freedom Collaborative

GLOBAL NEWSLETTER · APRIL 27, 2021

Bangladeshi returnee migrant workers call for
government help to retrieve their unpaid wages
Migrant workers from Bangladesh fight
wage theft following forced returns, a
new report calls for urgent action on
sexual violence in South Asia, and
Médecins Sans Frontières highlights
the harsh immigration policies putting
migrants’ lives at risk.

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Hundreds of migrant women domestic
workers previously based in the Gulf area
have been subjected to wage theft and
exploitation amid the COVID-19 crisis,
according to Bangladeshi Ovhibashi Mohila
Sramik Association (BOMSA), a Dhakabased migrant rights organization. Many of
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