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U.A.E.

Human Rights Watch Releases Report on Saadiyat Island, U.A.E.’s Art Capital

Proposed image of Guggenheim in UAE.

Human Rights Watch has put together a report of workers’ conditions on Saadiyat Island in the United Arab Emirates, the future home to numerous museum projects and the site of a New York University sister campus. The report, which was compiled from interviews with 47 workers, praises certain companies that have addressed mistreatment of workers, but also states that there are still “protection gaps.” Read More