Launch of Labour Migration Research Publications

International Labour Organization under its EU funded project “South Asia labour Migration Governance (SALM)” has commissioned following researches on various aspects of the labour migration from Pakistan to GCC countries. The main purpose of the researches is to understand in depth various thematic areas of labour migration, challenges and opportunities. The official launch has been planned to generate discussion and take forward researches recommendations at implementation level.

  1. Where to go for help: Pakistani migrant workers’ access to justice at home and in Gulf Cooperation Council countries
  2. Law and Practice: The recruitment of low-skilled Pakistani workers for overseas employment
  3. The cost of migration: What low-skilled migrant workers from Pakistan pay to work in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates
  4. Labour migration from Pakistan: 2015 status report