Tagged: migrant workers
Her signature crusade was for the rights of the poorest and most marginalised people in her relatively rich country: the migrant workers, observes Douglas Martin
Mustafa K Anuar pays tribute to Irene Fernandez and others who have defended the rights of ordinary Malayians.
Aliran deeply mourns the passing of Irene Fernandez on Monday, 31 March 2014. She was a passionate advocate of justice and human dignity.
The Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific (PAN AP) is deeply saddened with the passing away of beloved and respected activist Irene Fernandez today.
The three deaths in December 2013 at a plywood manufacturer seem to have been a well-kept secret, and it is highly likely, given the latest death, that no one was held accountable, writes Rani...
Cost-cutting should not be at the expense of workers, whatever their nationality; and all workers should be paid the minimum wage without further delay, says Rani Rasiah.