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Documents submitted to or about the ILO and Burma

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Title: Rebound 88 Forced Labour page
Description/subject: Mainly wire reports and statements by the ICFTU. Sone dead links.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Rebound 88
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


Individual Documents

Title: Fundamental Rights At Work: Amnesty International's Concerns to the International Labour Conference (4-20 June 2002, Geneva)
Date of publication: 01 May 2002
Description/subject: Contains a section on Myanmar. "Amnesty International during February and March 2002 interviewed some 100 refugees and migrant workers from the Shan, Akha, Lahu, Bama (Burman), Mon, Tavoyan, and Karen ethnic groups at various locations in Thailand. The majority of them had been forced to work for the Myanmar armed forces, and although some reported a recent decrease in the practice, most of them told Amnesty International that they had to do forced labour within the last year, some as recently as February 2002..."
Language: English,Spanish and Arabic
Source/publisher: Amnesty International USA
Format/size: PDF (112 K)
Alternate URLs: http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/asset/IOR42/001/2002/en/0fa3d205-d88f-11dd-ad8c-f3d4445c118e/ior4... (Spanish)
http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/asset/IOR42/001/2002/en/1bebbd9e-d88f-11dd-ad8c-f3d4445c118e/ior4... (Arabic)
http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/info/IOR42/001/2002
Date of entry/update: 19 November 2010


Title: Response by the Shan Human Rights Foundation to the communication dated 24 January 2002 from Lieutenant-General Khin Nyunt to Sir Ninian Stephen
Date of publication: 18 March 2002
Description/subject: Letter dated 18 March 2002 addressed to the ILO. For the general's letter, see Appendix II of ILO document GB.283/5/2 -- pg 64 of http://www.ilo.org/public/english/standards/relm/ilc/ilc90/pdf/pr-28p3cont.pdf ... "We wish to provide a response to the above letter concerning the SHRF report published in September 2001 about the killing of 7 Shan villagers after they had complained to the SPDC about forced labour..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Shan Human Rights Foundation
Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003