Covid- 19

FLICKERING RIGHT TO LIVELIHOOD OF VENDORS IN THE TIMES OF COVID-19

Ridhima Chadda INTRODUCTION The world is suffering from the pandemic and fighting for survival through lockdowns. These lockdowns, which aim to prevent the spread of virus, have caused a huge loss to the economy of many countries. The pandemic has heavily affected trade and employment. Many employers lost their jobs and ran out of resources. …

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COVID-19: DOMESTIC WORKERS IN NEED OF HELP

Jahanvi Somvanshi & Tulika Somvanshi Introduction The Pune Zilha Gharkaamgar Sanghtana, on the occasion of International Domestic Workers Day (June 16), expressed its solidarity with domestic workers across the world, who are currently facing huge crisis because of Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown. According to International Labour Organization (ILO), more than 55 million domestic workers …

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INTER STATE MIGRANT WORKMEN ACT: PRO-WORKERS OR ANTI-WORKERS

Migration has been a known phenomenon since time immemorial. India having witnessed the world’s largest voluntary migration, currently houses 400 million migrants, with over 100 million of them being circular migrants that repeatedly move between home and host areas. Thus, at least 19.6 percent of the Indian workforce consists of migrants today. Therefore, it comes …

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