Date: Jun 22, 2020Location(s): Bangkok
Bangkok – In 2019, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) entered into an ethical recruitment partnership with the Fung Group of Companies, whose diverse businesses operate across global supply chains for consumer goods including trading, logistics, distribution and...
IOM, Migrant Forum in Asia Partner to Promote the Rights of Migrant Workers in International Supply ChainsDate: May 20, 2020Location(s): Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City – As the COVID-19 pandemic increases vulnerabilities of migrant workers across the globe, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has joined forces with the Migrant Forum in Asia (MFA) to promote the voice of migrant workers and...
Date: Apr 17, 2020Location(s): Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – Understanding the risks of forced labour and benefits of ethical recruitment in international supply chains is the foundation for taking action to ensure migrant worker protection.
IOM Releases Guidance for Employers and Businesses on Protection of Migrant Workers During the COVID-19 CrisisDate: Apr 07, 2020Location(s): Geneva
As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread, with more than one million confirmed cases globally, migrant workers are faced being hit the hardest by the negative impacts in global communities, businesses and supply chains, including through soaring unemployment rates and...
Date: Mar 26, 2020Location(s): Ho Chi Minh City
As the world confronts COVID-19 and Governments try to stop its spread, it is imperative that migrants - regardless of their migratory status - are included in efforts to stop the spread.
Date: Mar 17, 2020Location(s): Hong Kong SAR, China
In December 2019, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Diginex, a blockchain financial services and technology company, launched IRIS SAFER, an innovative digital tool to promote human and labour rights of migrant workers.
Date: Mar 12, 2020Location(s): Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Ho Chi Minh City – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and VF Corporation, a leading apparel, footwear and accessories company whose brands include Timberland and The North Face, have entered into a partnership to uphold migrant workers’ rights...
Strengthening capacity to improve transparency and ethical recruitment practices in Fast Retailing supply chainDate: Mar 02, 2020Location(s): Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Ho Chi Minh City - On 11-12 February 2020, IOM conducted a two-day training on ethical recruitment and foreign migrant worker vulnerabilities for Fast Retailing in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam.
Date: Feb 20, 2020Location(s): Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date: Dec 09, 2019Location(s): Finland
To promote cooperation and mutual assistance on ethical recruitment and protection of migrant workers in global supply chains, the International Organization...