APWLD will be joining our sisters and partners across the globe, mobilising for the rights of ALL migrants, including migrant domestic workers, in New York 1-6 October. There is a series of activities that will be taking in parallel to the United Nations General Assembly High Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development (UNHLD).


Please join us at our workshops at International Assembly on Migrants and Refugees 4 (IAMR4) and People’s Global Action and Migration, Development and Human Rights (PGA) in New York. Please see below for more details:

Event: Peoples’ Global Action on Migration, Development and Human Rights Workshop: The Right to Unite – Realising decent work and decent lives for migrant domestic workers: Global campaign for ratifications of C189
Save the Date& Time: 3 October 2013, 6:00pm- 8:00pm
Organisers: Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development, International Trade Union Congress, RESPECT, Public Services International, Justice 4 Domestic Workers, Human Rights Watch
For more information: http://www.mfasia.org/home/510-2013-peoples-global-action-on-migration-development-and-human-rights


Event:  International Assembly on Migrants and Refugees 4 (IAMR4)
Workshop: The role of neoliberal policies and challenges in the struggle for the rights of domestic workers and caregivers
Save the date and time: 3 October, 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Venue: St. Patrick Church, New York
Organisers: APWLD and IAMR4
For more information: http://iamr4.com/

For more information about the workshops, please contact:
Wint Thiri Aung:  wint@apwld.org
Pranom Somwong:  p_somwong@yahoo.com