Labour Studies Index

Mexican Migrant Agricultural Workers and Accommodations on Farms in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia

Document type Report
Author Tomic, Patricia
Author Trumper, Ricardo
Author Aguiar, Luis LM
Date 2011 April
Pages 39
URL http://aaisa.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Mexican-Migrant-Agrocultural-Workers-and-Accommodations-on-Farms-in-Okanagan-Valley-BC2.pdf

Abstract

Study of housing for Mexican migrant workers in the Okanagan Valley under the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program. Concludes that the workforce is "captive" (i.e., lacking basic rights) to its employer, including for accommodation.

Notes

Abstract by Desmond Maley.