Policy Brief

Protecting the rights at work of refugees and other forcibly displaced persons during the COVID-19 pandemic

Recommendations for Policy-makers and Constituents

This supplement to the ILO Policy Brief “Protecting migrant workers during the COVID-19 Pandemic” provides an overview of the current situation of refugee workers within the context of the COVID-19 crisis and offers policy recommendations for protecting their rights at work based on international labour standards and emerging country experiences, with the understanding that the situation is changing rapidly.