Women Migrant Workers' Human Rights

UN Women's Transforming our Future series introduces brief thematic documents with the goal of raising awareness on the importance of addressing such problems as inequality, the legal framework that mandates women's human rights protection, as well as to promote solutions from all areas of society. This leaflet presents central international instruments for the protection of the human rights of women migrant workers, and describes the link between gender and migration.

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Latin America and the Caribbean; Mexico

Subject area(s): Employment; Migration; Economic empowerment

Resource type: Briefs

UN Women office involved in publication: Mexico Country Office

Publication year: 2016

Number of pages: 8

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)