Trade Union Organising Domestic Workers and its Effect on Socio-Economic Development in Nigeria
Keywords:decent work; employment relations; household workers; immigrant domestic work; union representation
Objectives: The study examined the organising of domestic workers by Union and its effects on Socio-economic development despite their being marginalised by other social partners.
Prior work: The paper attempts to build on organising model through exploring the means of recognising domestic workers in view of their contributions.
Approach: Quantitative and Survey method were used.
Result: Organising domestic workers have significant effect on Socio economic development and serves as platform for granting them rights and protection.
Implications: Unemployment reduction, women empowerment, tax generation and crime reduction.
Value: Developing countries pay less attention to legal framework for organising domestic workers despite its huge benefits to socio economic development.
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