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The Association for Migrant Worker’s Human Rights

The Association for Migrant Worker's Human Rights

Seoul, South Korea

The Association for Migrant Worker's Human Rights was established in 1992 to address the issues faced by the migrant workers in Korea such as discrimination, poor working conditions, unlawful employment, lack of benefits, and communication barriers. The Association conducts counseling concerning unpaid wages, industrial accidents, passport-related problems, international marriages, and problems returning to home country. It also conducts researches on the conditions of the migrant workers to serve as evidence for the formulation of policies as well as the formation of support groups that handles campaigns and information dissemination activities for the protection of the human rights of migrant workers.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.inkwon.or.kr/

Address:
2nd Floor, 59-3 Namyoung-Dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, 140-160, Korea

Country:
South Korea

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Korea
Operating languages
English , Korean

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1992
Age (years)
The Association for Migrant Worker’s Human Rights
 29
South Korea average
 33
Global average
 30

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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