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#RatifyC190: End Violence, Harassment at Work

Speed Ratification of Global Standards Adopted a Year Ago

Thursday 18 June 2020


(New York, June 18, 2020) – Governments should prioritize ratification of the International Labour Organization (ILO) Violence and Harassment Convention, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today, on the eve of its first anniversary. The groundbreaking treaty, adopted June 21, 2019 by government, employer, and worker members of the ILO, sets international legal standards for preventing and responding to violence and harassment at work.

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