M'sian groups reject sexual harassment convention due to 'LGBT'

Martin Vengadesan

Modified 26 Jun 2019, 2:19 pm

Last week in Geneva, Switzerland, the International Labour Organisation voted for the adoption of a ground-breaking global treaty to improve protection for workers facing violence and harassment.

The vote on June 21 saw ILO member governments, employers' federations and workers' representatives deliver a strong vote to adopt the ILO Convention on Violence and Harassment...

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