Qatar 2022, The Story So Far


Members of Building and Wood Workers' International and Swiss Unia... News PhotoCorruption,FIFA,FIFA Headquarters,Government,Headquarters,Horizontal,Labor Union,Red,Red Card,Soccer,Sport,Switzerland,ZurichPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPMembers of Building and Wood Workers' International (BWI) and Swiss Unia unions hold red cards reading 'A red card for FIFA, no World Cup without labour rights' during a demonstration outside the headquarters of the world's football governing body FIFA in Zurich on October 3, 2013. The protest came amid a report by Britain's Guardian saying that dozens of Nepalese construction workers treated like 'slaves' have died working at World Cup projects in Qatar in recent weeks. In 2010 Qatar won the right to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The FIFA executive committee is meeting in Zurich to discuss the tournament's timetable after calls for it to be staged in winter because of the desert emirate's scorching summer. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)