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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Proposals for Qatar migrant labour reform 'a missed ...
14 May 2014

Proposed reforms announced by the Government of Qatar fall far short of the fundamental changes needed to address systemic abuses against migrant ...

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Qatar UN review: Crucial reforms needed to protect women ...
7 May 2014

Qatar's government must introduce sweeping reforms to protect migrant workers and tackle domestic violence in order to meet international standards ...

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Amnesty International | Qatar UN review: Crucial reforms ...
6 May 2014

Qatar's government must introduce sweeping reforms to protect migrant workers and tackle domestic violence in order to meet international standards ...

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Qatar: 'My sleep is my break': Exploitation of migrant domestic ...
23 April 2014

More than half of all women migrant workers in Qatar are employed in private homes. Qatar's laws do not limit the number of hours a day or the number ...

Report       MDE 22/004/2014

Amnesty International | Foreign domestic workers in Qatar ...
23 April 2014

The Qatari authorities are failing to protect migrant domestic workers who face severe exploitation, including forced labour and physical and sexual violence ...

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Foreign domestic workers in Qatar: Shocking cases of ...
23 April 2014

The Qatari authorities are failing to protect migrant domestic workers who face severe exploitation, including forced labour and physical and sexual violence ...

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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 19th ...
17 April 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/012/2014

Qatar: SEG response to Amnesty International report ...
15 April 2014

MDE 22/005/2014. 15 April 2014. SEG response to Amnesty International report regarding labour abuse in Qatar. On 18 ...

Document       MDE 22/005/2014

Abusive labour migration policies: Submission to the UN ...
2 April 2014

This paper focuses on labour migration policies that increase migrant workers' risk of suffering labour exploitation and other abuses at the hand of private ...

Report       IOR 42/002/2014

Qatar: Human rights concerns linger including ill-treatment of ...
1 April 2014

Amnesty International notes with regret that the right to freedom of expression is not fully guaranteed in Qatar. Also, domestic legislation on the rights ...

Report       MDE 22/002/2014