Qatar: Take Urgent Action to Protect Construction Workers | Human Rights Watch

Qatari authorities should adopt and enforce adequate restrictions on outdoor work to protect the lives of migrant construction workers who are at risk from working in the country’s intense heat and humidity, Human Rights Watch said today. Source: Qatar: Take Urgent Action to Protect Construction Workers | Human Rights Watch

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Home Office cracking down on entry of amateur cricketers – Free Movement

The Home Office appears to be cracking down on the entry of foreign amateur cricketers and sportspeople. Emails released by the Home Office under a Freedom of Information request suggest that unpaid amateur cricketers who might in future wish to earn a living from their sport or even any under 17 player who has played …

Fill Al-Rayyan Stadium in Doha

1.2 million workers in Qatar are prohibited from joining a trade union, in violation of international rights to freedom of association and collective bargaining. 94% of working people in Qatar are migrant workers, with no rights at work. Qatar controversially won the bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup, and plans to spend over $100 …