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Migrant Life in Qatar

Far from home, Filipino workers share stories of delayed wages, maltreatment, and challenges they face under the kafala system in Qatar.
Yet they persist – seeking opportunities for a better future and a better life.

Supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and Rappler

Credits

  • Reporting by
    Ana P. Santos
  • Edited by
    Chay F. Hofileña
  • Creative Direction by
    Emil Mercado
  • Research by
    Sofia Tomacruz
  • Animation
    Janina Malinis
  • Graphics by
    Emil Mercado, Alejandro Edoria, Shelette Gipa, Alyssa Arizabal
  • Design by
    Michelle Lorenzo
  • Audio recording by
    Exxon Ruebe, Marguerite de Leon
  • Video editing by
    Jaene Zaplan, Emerald Hidalgo, Nicole Revita
  • Photography
    OM (Doha) and Leanne Jazul (Manila)
  • Supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and Rappler

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