Dignity Overdue: Decent Work for Migrant Workers| 5mins
Director: Human Rights Watch | Producer: Human Rights Watch
Focus Years: 2010 | Country: United States
Millions of women and girls around the world turn to domestic work in order to provide for themselves and their families. Instead of guaranteeing their ability to work with dignity and free of violence, governments have systematically denied them key labor protections extended to other workers. Domestic workers, often making extraordinary sacrifices to support their families, are among the most exploited and abused workers in the world.