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Date Shared: 
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 12:30
Title: 

Pravasi Bharatiya Bima Yojana

Country(ies): 
India
Thematic Area: 
Rights of migrants, Labour migration and mobility
Tags: 
Protection, Empowerment and Rights of Migrants
Summary: 

'Pravasi Bharatiya Bima Yojana' is a compulsory insurance scheme for the overseas Indian workers.  The Ministry of External Affairs has framed guidelines for all Indian emigrants going abroad for employment purposes with ECR (Emigration Check Required) endorsement on their passport to compulsorily take out this insurance cover.

GFMD Source: 

2016 GFMD Summit -  RT 2.2 Protecting Migrants in All Situations