Recommendations and Resources for Governments
- A New Social Contract can rebuild our workplaces and economies after COVID-19 by Sharan Burrow, General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation.
- From Business & Human Rights Resource Centre: Clean Clothes Campaign outlines demands on brands & govts. to mitigate effects of COVID-19 on workers in global garment supply chains
- From HRW: COVID-19: A Human Rights Checklist
- From United Nations Sustainable Development Group: Shared Responsibility, Global Solidarity: Responding to the Socio-economic Impacts of COVID-19
- From OECD Watch: OECD Watch calls on OECD member and adherent states to ensure businesses act responsibly during the global COVID-19 crisis
- From Focus on Labour Exploitation: “No worker left behind: protecting vulnerable workers from exploitation during and after the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic”
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- From International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC): COVID-19 Urgent Economic Stimulus and Workplace Measures Required
- From the Center for Global Development: Tips on how developing countries with large informal economies can help stop the spread of COVID 19
- From ITUC: COVID-19 should be classified as an occupational disease
- From Human Rights Watch: Qatar: Protect Migrant Workers During Pandemic
- From the ILO: Protecting migrant workers during the COVID-19 pandemic
- From United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime: Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Trafficking in Persons: Preliminary FIndings and Messaging Bassed on Rapid Stocktaking
- From United Nations Women: Addressing the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on women migrant workers
- From Business & Human Rights Resource Centre: EU response to COVID-19 must focus on realising socio-economic rights and prioritise companies that respect human rights
- From National Immigration Law Center:
- To Ensure Collective Health and Safety, Federal Packages for COVID-19 Relief Must Include Immigrant Communities
- From Business & Human Rights Resource Centre: AICHR: ASEAN and its Member States must integrate human rights values in Covid-19 response
- From United Nations Sustainable Development Group: Shared Responsibility, Global Solidarity: Responding to the Socio-Economic Impacts Of COVID-19
- From Human Rights Watch: COVID-19: a Human Rights Checklist
- From the ILO: COVID-19 and the world of work
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