Economy / Employment - Jordan

Domestic Plight: How Jordanian Law, Officials, Employers, and Recruiters Fail Abused Migrant Domestic Workers

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The report examines the gap between Jordanian laws concerning the rights of migrant workers, many of whom are women, and the protection measures actually adopted. This report, based on the research conducted in Jordan in 2009 and 2010, reflects the abuses endured by approximately 70,000 Indonesian, Sri Lankan and Philippine women, who form part of the important groups of domestic workers in Jordan.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Human Rights Watch
  • Publishing house : Human Rights Watch
  • Publication date : 2011
  • Number of pages : 111
  • Language : English


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