NHRC welcomes ILO decision to close complaint against Qatar
09 Nov 2017 - 0:19
The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) welcomed yesterday the decision of the International Labor Organization (ILO) to close its complaint against Qatar.
The NHCR underlined in a statement that the positive steps taken by the State of Qatar and the measures it has taken to protect and promote the rights of workers have greatly contributed to clarifying the matters.
The NHCR praised all the efforts exerted by the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs, and its fruitful and constructive cooperation with the International Labor Organization.
NHRC called for continued technical cooperation with the ILO and its future development and strengthening to implement all international principles and standards related to the right to work and the rights of workers “in particular”, to contribute to the protection and promotion of these rights fully in the State of Qatar.