HA NOI (VNS)– Access to information and support services play an important role in ensuring the safety of labour migration, according to Jobst Koehler from the International Organisation for Migration in Ha Noi today.
Koehler was speaking at a workshop to promote safe labour migration. It was held by the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affair in co-operation with the International Labour Organisation.
It marks International Day of Labour Migration, which falls on December 18.
The IOM has also established website hotrolaodongngoainuoc.org to provide information and support to overseas labourers when they have problems.
Every year, Viet Nam sends about half a million labourers abroad. – VNS