Human Rights of Migrant Women
IOM and the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights (OHCHR) organized a side event during the Commission of the Statue of Women on the Human Rights of Migrant Women.
Ambassador Yanerit Morgan, Deputy Permanent Representative of Mexico
Ms Laura Thompson, Deputy Director General, IOM
Ms Maarit Kohonen-Sheriff, Deputy Head of Office, OHCHR
Dr Jean D'Cunha, Adviser on Employment, Social Protection and Migration, UN Women
Ms Chitra Aiyar, Migrants' Rights Advocate, Andolan
Claiming Our Voice is a short documentary film by Jennifer Pritheeva Samuel sharing the experience of Andolan, an organization founded by South-Asian immigrant women low-wage workers as a means to support eash other and collectively organize against exploitative work conditions.