CAT concluding observations 2019, paragraph 61

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should: Consider ways to encourage migrant domestic workers to report abuse or ill-treatment to authorities, including giving migrant domestic workers information about their rights and making it easier for them to find alternative employment.

Original UN recommendation

The State party should consider adopting further measures to encourage migrant domestic workers who are subjected to ill-treatment to report their abuse to authorities, including providing information to migrant domestic workers on their rights and taking measures to enhance the ability of migrant domestic workers to obtain alternative employment.

Date of UN examination


UN article number

16 (cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment)

Last updated on 11/09/2019