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Bridging the gap - steps to make migrant workers safe

Malaysiakini, Malaysia, 18 December 2019 - On Dec 18, 2000, the international community adopted the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families. Thus, we mark what is now known as International Migrants Day.

In the 19 years since the convention was adopted, we have made it easier and easier to move around our connected world. We have proven that migrant workers make huge financial contributions to the societies they are from and the societies they work in. Women migrant workers, especially, catalyse large changes at home through the sending of their remittances.

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