TF AMW recommendations on forging an effective working relationship between the ACMW and the ASEAN Human Rights Body (AHRB)

24 Jan 2009   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  ASEAN  

The TF AMW submission to the HLP was noted at the meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan on January 12-15, 2009. TF AMW statement was sent to the ASEAN Secretary-General, the HLP Chairman and the HLP Member of Singapore. TF AMW urged the HLP to consider creating

TF AMW Message for the International Migrants Day, 18 December 2008

15 Dec 2008   |  Advocacy Campaigns   |  Labour News  

On this International Migrants Day, the TF-AMW urges ASEAN Member States to intensify efforts to implement the ASEAN Declaration, and to pro-actively act at the national level to harmonize their labour laws and practices with international labour standard

TF AMW - Development of Engagement Mechanism between ACMW and the TF AMW

25 Nov 2008   |  Consultations   |  Regional  

November 24-25, the Task Force on ASEAN Migrant Workers held a regional consultation to discuss and revise the draft instrument on the protection and promotion of the rights of migrant workers. The meeting also developed a statement which was sent to t

Lao National Statement 3 October 2008

10 Oct 2008   |  Unused   |  Unused  

More than 75 participants from mass organizations, civil society organizations, trade unions, and Government ministries participated actively in the Lao national consultation on the ASEAN Declaration on the protection and promotion of the rights of migran

Lao Officials discuss ASEAN migrant workers

10 Oct 2008   |  Advocacy Campaigns   |  Labour News  

The Vientiane Times reported on the Lao National Consultation on the ASEAN Declaration on the rights of migrant workers.

Cambodia National Consultation Statement 12 September 2008

14 Sep 2008   |  Unused   |  Unused  

Cambodian civil society at the consultation develop comprehensive recommendations on the rights of migrant workers to both the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) and to ASEAN. There were representatives from over 60 NGOs, trade unions, private sector com

Malaysia National Consultation Statement, 13-14 August 2008

15 Aug 2008   |  Unused   |  Unused  

13-14 August 2008 More then 70 representatives of civil society organisations and trade unions gathered in Shah Alam to conduct the National Consultation on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers under the auspices of the Task Force

Statement on Gender Perspective and ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers, 22-23 May 2008.

01 Jun 2008   |  Consultations   |  Regional  

Regional consultation-workshop on Gender Perspectives on the ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers convened on May 22-23, 2008 in Bangkok with the support of United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) a

Task Force on ASEAN Migrant Workers and CSO-TU Representatives engage ASEAN Secretariat\'s Dr. Anish Kumar Roy

12 May 2008   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  ASEAN  

On May 7, 2008, the Task Force on ASEAN Migrant Workers, led by the Task Force convener Sinapan Samydorai, and accompanied by representatives of key Thai members of the Task Force, met with Dr. Anish Kumar Roy, the Director of the Bureau of Resources Deve

Statement to the Ministers of Labour at the ASEAN Labour Ministers Meeting, 29 April 2008

30 Apr 2008   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  ASEAN  

The Task Force recommendations: The ASEAN Labour Ministers Meeting (ALMM) now formally launch the ASEAN Committee to Implement the Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers. Next, the ASEAN Committee to Implement the De