ILO Says Migrant Workers Need Support for Pandemic Disruption

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – The UN labor agency appealed to governments on Wednesday to support tens of millions of migrant workers forced to return to their homelands due to the coronavirus pandemic only to face unemployment and poverty. Governments should include returning workers, many of whom had lost jobs overnight, in their social protection measures and reintegrate them into national labor markets, the International Labor Organization said in a report, Reuters reported