Global seminar on the human rights of migrant domestic workers in an irregular situation
On 28 and 29 September 2015, OHCHR organised a global seminar on the human rights of migrant domestic workers in an irregular situation. The global seminar took place in Bangkok, Thailand.
The two-day discussion aimed to shed light on the human rights challenges faced by migrant domestic workers in an irregular situation, as well as the gaps to ensure their protection.
The global seminar gathered more than 70 experts, including human rights mechanisms, UN agencies, government representatives, human rights and migrant's rights NGOs, domestic workers associations and migrant associations, trade unions and academic experts.