Global: Health workers silenced, exposed and attacked

Jul 13, 2020 | Blog

Amnesty International researchers surveyed 31 countries and found recorded reports of strikes, threatened strikes, or protests, by healthcare and essential workers as a result of unsafe working conditions. 

“Alarmingly, Amnesty International documented cases where health workers who raise safety concerns in the context of the COVID-19 response have faced retaliation, ranging from arrest and detention to threats and dismissal.”