08 September 2020
Law No. 19 of 2020 amends certain provisions of Law No. 21 of 2015 related. Workers no longer need a No Objection Certificate to change employers in Qatar.
19 May 2020
An SMS message campaign launched in Qatar is helping strengthen awareness amongst domestic workers and their employers on how to cope with the COVID-19 crisis.
Protecting the most vulnerable: Why protecting the rights of migrant workers remains a critical priority
18 December 2019
ILO Regional Director for Arab States Dr. Ruba Jaradat reflects on the importance of International Migrants Day for millions of workers in the Middle East
16 October 2019
Freedom to change jobs, removal of exit permits and non-discriminatory minimum wage to enter into force by January 2020.
30 June 2019
16 June 2019
Celebration highlights rights, lives and contribution of domestic workers
12 June 2019
All domestic workers and their employers invited to celebrate the International Domestic Workers Day at a fun and informative event.
21 May 2019
Leading public institutions pledge support for national efforts to ensure fair recruitment of migrant workers in Qatar
06 February 2019
Fair recruitment features prominently in the technical cooperation programme signed between the International Labour Organization and the State of Qatar. Alix Nasri, Labour Migration and Employment Specialist based at the ILO Project Office in Doha explains what is being done.
“Thank you Soma”: ILO documentary explores relationship between migrant domestic workers and Arab youth
18 December 2018
On the occasion of International Migrants Day, the ILO premieres a new documentary that aims to challenge common perceptions about migrant domestic workers.