COUNTRY OVERVIEW: Women and Migration in Bangladesh

Authors/editor(s): Ishrat Shamim and Jenna Holliday

Recognizing that female migrant workers face gender-specific challenges and barriers, this Country Overview provides recommendations for policymakers and implementers on how to ensure that these women secure better terms of employment. This report was produced as part of UN Women’s regional project on Empowerment of Women Migrant Workers in South Asia through Implementation of Standard Terms of Employment.

Supported by: Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation(SDC)

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Bangladesh

Subject area(s): Migration

Resource type: Briefs; Assessments; Research papers

Publication year: 2018

Number of pages: 36