Labour

On 16 June 2011, government, worker and employer delegates at the 100th annual Conference of the International Labour Organization (ILO) adopted a historic set of international standards aimed at improving the working [...]
Fact finding report by ALF on death of two workers while performing work of manual scavenging in Hassan on 9th July 2011. Fact Finding Report: Death of Manual Scavenging Workers in [...]
Yet again two unfortunate victims lost their lives to asphyxiation in manholes. This time the 'accident' repeated itself on 11th December 2010, at a manhole near the R.T.O. in Kolar city ending the lives of Shri [...]
Fair Work, Domestic Work An ALF campaign to raise awareness amongst youth of domestic worker issues, and initiate [...]
Papamma, a domestic worker in Bangalore, took her employers to court and managed to receive a favourable judgment. This is a historic victory for perhaps the most vulnerable segment of unorganised workers, made possible [...]
The three sanitary workers (manual scavengers) - Rajanna, Shivu, and Pampanna - died due to asphyxiation when they entered the soak pit of the house belonging to Jayaram at Jayanna to clean it at Karimsaab Layout. This [...]
In furtherance of ALF's efforts to make law accessible to marginalized groups this is a collection of Laws presented in a simplified form, to be used for training by Activists. The manual originated from a feeling [...]
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