Additional Resources - UN Committee on Migrant Workers
last updated 12 June 2013
The Committee on Migrant Workers webpage includes text of the Convention, status of ratification, reservations and declarations, general recommendations, and the calendar of sessions, which includes State party reports, lists of issues, and NGO shadow reports. UN Fact Sheet 24 (2005) provides additional information on the history and scope of the Convention.
Additional information is available in the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) publication Working with the United National Human Rights Programme: A Handbook for Civil Society.
General information on migration and human rights is also available on OHCHR website and from the Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants. The Special Rapporteur accepts letters of allegation and urgent appeals from victims or others with direct and reliable knowledge of violations. For more information on submitting communications to the Special Rapporteur, visit the Special Rapporteur website.