With an increasing number of Cambodian workers seeking employment abroad, the government now needs to pay more attention to their safety, a rights worker says.Read More
(MENAFN - Arab Times) Head of Kuwait Union for Owners of Domestic Workers Bureaus Fadhel Ashkanani denied any increase in prices for the recruitment of domestic workers in the coming phase, reports Al-Rai daily. In a press statement, he said, "Even though the holy month of Ramadan is near, there are no indications of increasRead More
MANILA, Philippines – Lack of direct communication lines, lack of information on the right people and entities to contact, and proneness to abuse of female migrant household service workers (HSWs) are among the challenges the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) pointed out in its work safeguarding their rights.Read More
While the United Nations takes stock of how far women have come in getting women’s rights acknowledged as human rights, Indonesia wants to stop sending women out of the country as foreign domestic workers (FDWs). This will throw a wrench in their financial empowerment.
the demand for Filipino domestic helpers in Qatar may increase in the next few months after Indonesia announced its plan to stop sending workers to 21 Middle Eastern countries following the execution of two Indonesian women last May 5.Read More