Monthly Archives: November 2010

MIDDLE EAST: Focus on domestic workers’ rights

DAMASCUS 30 November 2010 (IRIN) – The UN International Labour Organization (ILO) is encouraging the drafting of labour legislation to provide foreign domestic workers (FDWs) in the Middle East with legal protection.

MIDDLE EAST: Investing in early education

DAMASCUS 15 November 2010 (IRIN) – A new regional Early Childhood Centre offering facilities for pre-school children as well as training for child workers in Damascus, Syria, is hoping to boost the quality of pre-primary