National Policy Consultation on Situation of Families Living Behind and Returnee Migrant Workers - 17 Dec, 2013Read more
Rapid Response Mechanism Training
Pravasi Nepali Coordination Committee (PNCC) has been working as one of the important partner of Safer Migration (SaMi) project for assisting safer migration Information and Counseling Centers (ICCs) in Khotang and Sarlahi districts and PNCC has been assisting the counselors of the ICCs and backstopping to various requests of ICCs. PNCC mainly serves to provide with the rapid response mechanism services to the requests coming from the ICCs, immediate response and support to distressed Nepalese Migrant workers and their families, termed as Rapid Response Mechanism (RRM). Additionally, PNCC has also been providing wider access to justice for migrant workers and their families in cases like death of migrant workers in destination, non-payment or under payment of salary, fraudulent cases on migration process, and facilitation.
High Level Dialogue on Rapid Response Mechanism
In the hall of Foreign Employment Promotion Board, high government officials from Ministry of Labor and Employment, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Nepal Police,Consular Department, Foreign Employment Promotion Board and Department of Foreign Employment together with CSO partners and media got assembled to discuss the issues of distressed migrant workers, especially responding to their needs.
Major Commitments made
Strengthening coordination among recruitment agencies and FEPB for responding to the needs of migrant workers.