OFW abuse - updates

Rappler's latest stories on OFW abuse


Duterte meets OFW scalded by Saudi employer

Apr 15, 2018 - 3:22 PM

Pahima Alagasi, the OFW scalded by her employer in Saudi Arabia 4 years ago, is given financial assistance and offered a job by President Rodrigo Duterte

WELCOME HOME. President Rodrigo Duterte personally welcomed home Pahima Alagasi, an OFW scalded by her employer in Saudi Arabia four years ago. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Husband seeks help for ‘abused’, jailed OFW in Saudi Arabia

May 27, 2016 - 7:26 PM

Aside from the physical abuses the victim also complains of not being regularly paid her wages

'House mothers' sent to OFW shelters

Aug 14, 2013 - 4:18 PM

DOLE also orders the installation of CCTV cameras in halfway houses for distressed OFWs

Envoy hit for 'inaction' over OFW abuse

Aug 08, 2013 - 9:01 PM

On the first day of hearings on the sex for flight scheme senators grill a labor attaché for alleged inaction over a sexual harassment case

To prevent sex for flight, females to staff OFW shelters

Aug 08, 2013 - 3:45 PM

This unprecedented move can prevent sexual abuses DOLE says

Ban male attachés in OFW shelters, solon says

Aug 02, 2013 - 5:47 PM

The Philippines needs an organizational shake up in OFW shelters says Akbayan Rep Walden Bello

Sex-for-flight probers target halfway houses

Jul 31, 2013 - 6:08 PM

DOLE has direct responsibility over this Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario says

Whitewash feared in sex-for-flight probe

Jul 30, 2013 - 2:12 PM

UPDATED Denouncing a possible whitewash by the foreign affairs and labor departments solons begin an investigation into the sex for flight scheme victimizing OFWs