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High Rise, Low Pay: Experience of Migrant Women in Thai Construction Sector

Presents experience of women migrant workers in Thai construction sector. Includes industrial background, gender norms and gender-specific challenges, barrier to access migrant documentation, working conditions, unequal pay, working safety, skills training, social network, and living conditions in construction sites. Reveals that women workers are lower paid and unfavorably employed alongside their husbands with less opportunity for skills development as well as poor housing environment.