ILO Convention 189 – Domestic Workers Convention, 2011

ILO Convention 189 – Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 ​ Preamble The General Conference of the International Labour Organization, Having been convened at Geneva by the Governing Body of the International Labour Office, and having met in its 100th Session on 1 June 2011, and Mindful of the commitment of the International Labour Organization to promoteContinue reading “ILO Convention 189 – Domestic Workers Convention, 2011”


SOLIDARITY WITH DOMESTIC WORKERS:​ TIME FOR RECOGNITION AND RESPECT In the Netherlands, an estimated 150,000 domestic workers, 80,000 alfahelpers and 50,000 PGB care providers work in private households. They take care of children and the elderly, do the laundry and (partially) take over the care of the household. This allows their employers to work, studyContinue reading “SOLIDARITY WITH DOMESTIC WORKERS”