Informal City Dialogues:
WIEGO and Carr Center, Harvard Kennedy School.
The “World Development Report 2013: Jobs” and its Focus on Economic Rights of Informal Workers
Protecting the Poor: A Microinsurance Compendium - Volume II
ILO and Munich Re Foundation.
An amendment to Brazil's constitution that came into effect Wednesday grants more than six million domestic workers -- maids, nannies and others -- the same rights as salaried workers.
The amendment states that domestic employees, which include personal drivers and home-health aides for the elderly, should work a maximum 44 hours a week, with bonuses for overtime and a special rate for night work.
Respect and Rights: Protection for domestic/household workers!
OHS Workshop Agenda hosted by SEWA, New Delhi, 4-5 April 2013.
SEWA (the Self-Employed Women’s Association) will host a national workshop on “Occupational Health of Women Workers in the Informal Economy” in New Delhi on April 4-5.
WIEGO Brochure (español)
WIEGO Brochure (français)
ILO, UN Social Protection Floor Plan, Thailand.
Building a Social Protection Floor in Thailand