ABC’s Foreign Correspondent has conducted an investigation into the living conditions of migrant workers on the Qatar 2022 World Cup facilities. Watch the report below.
Red card for workers’ treatment
Members of the Australian trade union movement have given FIFA and Qatar World Cup organisers a red card over their exploitation of workers in Qatar, at the ACTU Congress 2015.
Massive concerns are being raised over the working conditions for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Hundreds of thousands of migrant workers from countries including Nepal, India and Sri Lanka are pouring into the country to complete infrastructure in time for 2022 games.
The ITUC claims the annual death toll among those working on building sites could rise to 600 a year – almost a dozen a week – unless the Doha government makes urgent reforms.
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