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Indonesian workers are still vulnerable to violence and harassment at work

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JAKARTA (Joint Press Release) – The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Never Okay Project are going to launch the findings...

Lebanon Expects US Mediator Offer for Maritime Border with Israel within Days

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Lebanon expects a written offer from US mediator Amos Hochstein concerning the demarcation of a maritime border with Israel by the...

Unions must work together and find ways to organize new forms of work

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0XGenBLKQ4 GENEVA (ILO News) The urgent need to revitalize trade unions around the world has been highlighted in the 2022 edition...

Organizing new forms of work including platform workers

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The 2022 edition of the International Journal of Labour Research comes at...

Poll: 65% of Israelis Think Country is ‘Good Place to Live’

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Nearly 65 percent of the country’s population say Israel is a good place to live, while 33 percent...

‘We must continue to believe in the power of diplomacy,’ India says in UN...

The Minister outlined India’s commitment to multilateralism, evidenced, he said, by the decision to supply vaccines to over 100 nations, provide disaster relief to...

Flood-ravaged Pakistan’s leader appeals for urgent global support in UN address |

“No words can describe the shock we are living through or how the face of the country lies transformed,” Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif told the...

After Welcoming Support for Two-State Solution, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Denounces Israeli ‘Apartheid’ in...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Speaking to the UN General Assembly on Friday, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid’s call for...

Israelis Lead International Hunt for Innovative Cancer Treatments

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org -Professors from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Hadassah Cancer Research Institute at the Hadassah-University Medical Center are leading...

Israeli Navy and US Fifth Fleet Complete ‘Digital Shield’ Joint Exercise

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The Israeli Navy and the US Fifth Fleet ended their joint exercise dubbed “Digital Shield” on Thursday, according to...

Lapid Calls for Two State Solution to Conflict With Palestinians in UN General Assembly...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid on Thursday called for a two state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in his first address...

Israeli Embassy in Mexico Vandalized With Anti-Zionist Slogans in Extradition Protest

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Protesters in Mexico City destroyed surveillance cameras and painted graffiti at the Israeli embassy on Wednesday during a demonstration demanding the...

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine ‘tramples on the UN Charter’ says Japanese Prime Minister |

He noted that the UN has been playing a central role in the development of an international order where the rule of law is...

Central Bureau of Statistics: Israel’s Population Nears 10 Million

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The population of Israel is just over 9.5 million people ahead of the Jewish New Year, according to data...

Pakistan considers ratifying two ILO fundamental conventions on Occupational Safety and Health

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ISLAMABAD (ILO News)– The Government of Pakistan is considering ratifying two ILO Occupational Safety and Health Conventions, as part of its...

Launch of badge for prevention and elimination of child domestic labour

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). 'Many children in Pakistan are working to contribute to the meagre family income. Attending school,...

Minister Overseas Pakistanis and HRD reaffirms its commitment to support workers and their families...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ISLAMABAD (ILO...

Bangladesh authorities arrest siblings of UK-based journalists

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). New York, September 20, 2022 – Bangladesh authorities must immediately and unconditionally release Nur Alam Chowdhury Pervez and Abdul Muktadir Manu...

Alarm over Iranian woman’s death after ‘improper’ hijab arrest |

Mahsa Amini was arrested a week ago by Iran’s “morality police” in Teheran. The 22-year-old, whose Kurdish name is Jhina - fell into a...

Israel Warns Travelers That Iran Continues to Target Israelis Overseas

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). JNS.org – The National Security Council (NSC) Counter-Terrorism Bureau of the Israeli Prime Minister’s Office announced on Monday its assessment and...

Israel Busts Network of Seven Hamas Operatives Allegedly Planning Terror Bombing Attacks

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Israel’s Shin Bet agency disclosed Monday that it had apprehended a Hamas terrorist network that was planning deadly shooting and bombing...

‘An open-air prison’: Kashmiri journalists on how travel bans undermine press freedom

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). When Indian immigration officials stopped freelance Kashmiri journalist Aakash Hassan at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi international airport on July 26, they held him for...

Rapid assessment relating to child labour in garbage picking

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). KARACHI (ILO News) - “Child labour has increased during COVID Pandemic, and the recent floods in Pakistan are going to push children...

‘Once-in-a-Lifetime Discovery’: Israeli Archeologists Reveal 3,300 Year-Old Burial Cave Off Mediterranean Coastline

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A 3,300 year-old intact burial cave was discovered south of Tel Aviv along the coast off the Mediterranean Sea, the Israel...