By Human Rights Watch
Read Online or Download As If I Am Not Human: Abuses Against Asian Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia PDF
Best asian books
The Taliban is resurgent in Afghanistan whereas Chechnya nonetheless struggles lower than a shadow of violence, and the countries surrounding them are slightly extra good. upload within the major reserves scattered all through significant Asia and you've got a unstable political cocktail that makes the quarter, in Rob Johnson’s phrases, the “new center East.
The Asian net Engineering convention (AINTEC) brings jointly researchers and engineers drawn to functional and theoretical difficulties in net applied sciences. The convention goals at addressing matters pertinent to the Asian zone with titanic diversities of socio-economic and networking stipulations whereas inviting top of the range and up to date examine effects from the worldwide inter- tional study neighborhood.
They known as him the 'angriest black guy in the United States' . .. Celebrated and vilified internationally for his brave yet sour struggle to realize for thousands of black women and men the equality and recognize denied them by means of their white neighbours, Malcolm X encouraged as many of us within the usa as he brought on to worry him.
This publication is ready the root and scope of impression that Taiwan – a democracy with a inhabitants of round 23 million – has on China, the main strong closing Leninist kingdom which claims sovereignty over Taiwan and has a inhabitants of over 1. three billion. It examines how Taiwan has helped China in its monetary transformation, yet argues that the previous workouts maximum impact via its gentle energy.
- New Literature and Philosophy of the Middle East: The Chaotic Imagination
- China Candid: The People on the People's Republic
- Global Interactions in the Early Modern Age, 1400-1800
- Among Tibetan Texts: History and Literature of the Himalayan Plateau
- China’s International Roles: Challenging or supporting international order?
Extra info for As If I Am Not Human: Abuses Against Asian Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia
N. Doc. A/45/49 (Vol. I) (2001), entered into force December 25, 2003, acceded to by Saudi Arabia on July 20, 2007. 29 Human Rights Watch July 2008 ensuring its policies prevent conditions leading to trafficking and protect domestic workers from discrimination and degrading treatment. According to Saudi officials, these international treaties are automatically incorporated into domestic law. 56 Migration transcends national borders, and both sending and receiving countries have increasingly relied on bilateral labor agreements or informal mechanisms to establish transnational recruitment policies.
51 Human Rights Watch July 2008 experience, this was their first time. I really pitied them…. 102 Confinement by Employers My employer kept my passport and iqama. They locked me in the house from the outside with a key. There is no way that I could leave. , Indonesian domestic worker, Riyadh, December 5, 2006 My employer didn’t allow me to go back to Indonesia for six years and eight months…. I never got any salary, not even one riyal!... My employer never got angry with me, she never hit me. But she forbade me from returning to Indonesia.
We will introduce radical reforms to reduce the number to three big agencies, with resources, supervised by the government. We keep closing the bad agencies but new ones come, and we close them…. We want to have requirements that the agents must have a university education and a financial deposit. So many agencies have meager resources, they are small shops with one or two people working there. We will dissolve them and form big, private companies supervised by the government. 52 If such a proposal was to move forward, these recruitment agencies would wield an enormous amount of power and money.