Qatar’s building and construction sector is rife with abuse, with workers employed on multi-million dollar projects being forced to work in dangerous conditions, having passports withheld, not being paid promised salaries and being forced to work in jobs different to what they had been promised, a new report says.

As work is set to begin on stadiums for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the The Dark Side of Migration: Spotlight on Qatar’s construction sector ahead of the World Cup report released by Amnesty International describes complex contractual chains and uncovers what it says are widespread and routine abuses of…