Category Archive for "Migrant Night Workers"

Night Workers: London’s Unseen Migrant Workforce

Dec 11 2012

Migrants make up an important part of London’s night economy. No previous research has focused on both nightwork and migrants in London. This series of reports brings to…

Recommendations for Improving Night Workers’ Livelihoods

Dec 11 2012

Some migrant night workers are forced into bonded debts, they work 12-13 hour long nightshifts on poverty pay and they are at…

Key Problems with Nightwork

Dec 10 2012

Feature image courtesy of familymwr’s photostream Migrant Observatory reports that in 2011, 6 million or 14.4% of the workforce in the UK were…

Night workers: Chef in London’s Chinatown

Nov 30 2012

Featured photo courtesy of  Az1172’s  photostream Zheng Han arrived to the UK in 1996, at the age of 34. He comes from…

Night workers: Day-time Student, Night-time Rickshaw Driver

Nov 29 2012

Featured photo courtesy of Martino’s doodle Faruk arrived to the UK from Bangladesh about 5 years ago. He lives with his wife and…

Night workers: Market Trader

Nov 28 2012

Zaheer came from Pakistan in 2009 at the age of 25. His extended family helped him to settle when he arrived to…

Night Workers: London’s Unseen Migrants Workforce

Nov 27 2012

In order for London to have a 24 hour society, many people staff the restaurants, hotels, shops, shipping, and factories that run…