Category: AR Paid Domestic Work

Schemes that offer zilch relief to workers

Domestic workers are amongst the most exploited in India’s unorganised sector. Performing poorly paid and laborious work with little recognition from their employers, who often refer to them as ‘help’, and with no benefits from the state, they have suffered immensely during the series… Continue Reading “Schemes that offer zilch relief to workers”

Trafficking of labour in Global Supply Chains: Understanding the central debates

Critical engagement with contemporary discourses on extreme exploitation such as ‘modern slavery’, ‘trafficking’, ‘forced labour’, ‘indenture labour’ and ‘bonded labour’ throw open not only academic debate on forms of neo-servitude, but also outlines the failures of regulatory approaches on the ground which have for… Continue Reading “Trafficking of labour in Global Supply Chains: Understanding the central debates”