Migrant workers are helping people to die with dignity but they are not being afforded dignity themselves. Photograph: Thinkstock

Eunice is on call around the clock, working five days and five nights a week in an elderly couple’s private home as a carer for a woman who uses a whe(...)

The launch of Labour of Love, a new campaign focusing on the rights of workers in private homes across Ireland. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Au pairs across Ireland are working up to 70 hours a week for as little as €80, a new alliance of au pairs and other domestic workers has said. The L(...)

New guidelines have been published to ensure migrant workers in embassies are paid minimum wage. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The Migrant Rights Centre of Ireland (MRCI) has welcomed guidelines which aim to give greater protection to domestic workers employed by embassies and(...)

“Maria”: “I didn’t know what to do.’ Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

‘Maria”, from west Africa, has recently come out of the longest case of domestic slavery to have come to light here. She has asked that her name not b(...)