Embassy and household staff
At the initiative of Abvakabo, the NEA committee agreed to set up a working group on working conditions of staff in embassies or at the homes of diplomatic personnel.
This follows on from a series of violations of the most basic labour standards where the victims are often found hopeless in the face of diplomatic immunity.
A new Option for Embassies and their Locally Recruited Staff - Some thoughts in favour of a new EPSU initiative - Discussion paper by Marieke Manschot (Abvakabo, initiator) and Peter Kempen (USF) - October 2012
24 October 2012