· September, 2007

Stories about Labor from September, 2007

Maldives: Inhumane Treatment of Migrant Workers

  3 September 2007

The Maldivian government was able to prevent Bangladeshi migrant workers’ community in the capital Malé from holding a demonstration on Friday, by using the threat of deportation. The Bangladeshi community, consisting of mainly unskilled workers, was trying to protest against the rise of xenophobia in the Maldives, and increasing attacks...