LMRA chief: Combating trafficking in persons well-established national approach in Bahrain

The first training programme targeting trainers who deal with victims of trafficking in persons, organised by the Regional Centre of Excellence for Capacity Building in the Field of Combatting Trafficking in Persons, in collaboration with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in the GCC, has concluded. Continue reading

On the sidelines of LMRA participation in the meetings of the Session (112) of the Council of the International Organization for Migration (IOM).. Al-Binali meets IOM’s Senior Regional Advisor for Middle East and North Africa to discuss the efforts taken to combat trafficking in persons and forced labour

Geneva – The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA)’s Advisor for Planning & Development, Mr. Duaij Khalifa Albinali met with the International Organization for Migration (IOM)’s Senior Regional Advisor for Middle East & North Africa, Mr. Othman Belbeisi, following LMRA’s participation in the 112th Session of IOM Council that took place in Geneva. The two parties discussed ways to further strengthen and develop the relation between the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in fields of mutual interest. Continue reading

LMRA Launches the First Regional Center of Excellence for Capacity Building in the Field of Combatting Trafficking in Persons in Presence of GCC’s UNODC and IOM: Workshop on Combatting Forced Labour

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), H.E Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz Al Alawi launched Regional Center of Excellence for Capacity Building in the Field of Combatting Trafficking in Persons, as part of the strategic partnership with United Nations Office for Drugs & Crime (UNODC), in presence of the Chief of Mission of the International Organization of Migration (IOM) and the Acting Resident Coordinator of United Nations Activities in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Continue reading

LMRA Chief Executive discusses boosting cooperation with UN

Manama, June 26 (BNA): Chief Executive of the Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA), H.E Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz Al Alawi received in his office Head of Mission of the International Organisation for Migration and Acting Resident Coordinator of the UN activities in the Kingdom of Bahrain, Mohammed Zarqawi. Continue reading

Bahrain’s efforts to deal with COVID-19 impact on workers praised

Manama, May 22 (BNA): Director General of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), Antonio Vitorino, praised the efforts made by the Kingdom of Bahrain to rectify the conditions of migrant workers in the kingdom. Continue reading