OFW rights - updates

Rappler's latest stories on OFW rights


Sondos Al-Qattan 'should be blacklisted' as foreign employer – PH commission

Jul 27, 2018 - 6:43 PM

Commission on Filipinos Overseas Undersecretary Astravel Pimenetel-Naik says the Kuwaiti social media influencer should be included in the POEA's 'list of undesirable foreign employers'

A BLACK MARK. The Commission for Filipinos Overseas says Sondos Al-Qattan should be blacklisted as a potential employer. Photo from Sondos Al Qattan's Youtube Page

#OFWRights: Align OFWs' repatriation with PH economic plans – experts

Sep 03, 2017 - 1:00 PM

In the 2016 elections Duterte received overwhelming support from OFWs – majority of whom voted for him on his promise to make working abroad an option instead of a necessity

JOB SEARCH. OFWs search for jobs online inside POEA.Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Rappler Talk: Robin Padilla – from 'Bad Boy' to advocate

Aug 22, 2016 - 2:19 PM

Actor Robin Padilla talks about his advocacies and other issues that matter to him

Trafficked OFWs in California win $15M in damages

Jun 13, 2016 - 6:42 PM

The 11 overseas Filipino workers were subjected to abusive conditions while serving as domestic servants and kitchen staff to high end bakeries owned by Analiza and Goncalo Moitinho de Almeida

HK Labor Department probes abuse of Filipino migrant worker

May 17, 2014 - 3:05 PM

Uychiat s case reinforces the claim that slavery of migrant domestic workers in Hong Kong is the rule rather than the exception