Migrant workers

RELOCATION AND IT’S FAILURES

Uri, aged 40, was an accountant who was not very satisfied with his salary and working conditions, but he couldn’t imagine how he could change it.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
24/09/2019
Illegal immigrants released pending appeal against deportation

Approximately 100 children born in Israel to foreign workers face deportation from Israel.

Thai labourers work on a cabbage field near Kibbutz Nahal Oz, just outside the northern Gaza Strip F
Report: Complaints by migrant workers soared in 2018

Some 2,657 complaints and inquiries were received last year by the Center for Migrant Workers' dedicated call center for workers, representing a 43% increase over the previous year.

16/05/2019
Human rights groups push for migrant labor reform in Middle East

According to human rights groups, this gives a disproportionate amount of power to employers and lays the groundwork for abuses to occur.

By MAYA MARGIT/THE MEDIA LINE
09/05/2019
Farmers at work in Rhamtal, India, after the completion of Netafim's community irrigation project
India investigates 40 migrant workers in Gabon after U.N. flags labor abuse

The company named in the U.N. statement - India-based timber firm Accurate Industries - could not be reached for comment.

By REUTERS
26/04/2019
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials detain a group of migrants, part of a caravan of
Mexican president wants to 'bring order' to illegal migration to U.S.

Most of the people caught at the frontier trying to enter the United States illegally come from three violent and impoverished countries: Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

By REUTERS
01/04/2019
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After years of abuses, Qatar alters asylum and migrant laws

Doha’s decision met with praise and criticism as wealthy emirate and its neighbors have historically rejected refugees and abused migrant workers.

U.S. report: Israel punishes trafficking victims for migration violations

For the 7th year in a row Israel has received Tier 1 status.

Jerusalem Post News
This week in 60 seconds: Mossad blamed for death of Hamas-affiliated engineer in Malaysia

Got a minute? Here's the week in review.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
26/04/2018
Participants in a protest in Tel Aviv against deportation of asylum seekers, March 2018
It’s not too late to rescue the asylum seeker

Prior to the announcement, the Israeli government had planned, as per a policy announced in January, to deport thousands of asylum seekers.

16/04/2018
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