[JURIST] Nations in the Middle East and North Africa are failing to provide protections for domestic workers, according to a joint report [text, PDF; press release] issued by three human rights organizations on Monday. The report was co-authored by Human Rights Watch (HRW), the International Domestic Workers' Network and the International Trade Union Confederation [advocacy websites]. In the press release accompanying the report, HRW senior women's right researcher Nisha Varia remarked that Middle Eastern countries have failed to abide by...

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