Indonesia’s Migrant Workers: Dreams and Tears
March 16, 2015
Indonesia’s Migrant Workers: Dreams and Tears
Every year, Indonesians flock abroad dreaming of opportunity. For many, the reality is harsh.
Indonesia’s Migrant Workers: Dreams and Tears
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
January 22, 2015
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
Breaking the deadlock between sending and receiving states is vital if human rights are to be protected.
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
Indonesian Migrant Workers in Hong Kong Denied Vote
July 30, 2014
Indonesian Migrant Workers in Hong Kong Denied Vote
Workers in Hong Kong claim they were denied a chance to vote in the recent Indonesian presidential election.
Indonesian Migrant Workers in Hong Kong Denied Vote
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
July 18, 2014
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
The country is making a serious effort to adjust to its rising population of foreign residents.
South Korea Redefines Multiculturalism
170,000 Panicked Cambodians Flee Thailand
June 17, 2014
170,000 Panicked Cambodians Flee Thailand
Fears of a crackdown on undocumented workers in Thailand have caused a mass exodus of Cambodians.
170,000 Panicked Cambodians Flee Thailand
Qatar’s Deadly World Cup
May 22, 2014
Qatar’s Deadly World Cup
Migrant workers from South Asia are dying in their hundreds to prepare for the 2022 World Cup.
Qatar’s Deadly World Cup
China's Reforms Leave Labor Unions Behind
October 24, 2013
China's Reforms Leave Labor Unions Behind
Chinese leaders may be gearing up for reforms, but don’t expect China’s only legal labor union to be one of them.
China's Reforms Leave Labor Unions Behind
Singapore’s Population Debate Grows Heated
February 18, 2013
Singapore’s Population Debate Grows Heated
A government White Paper calls for Singapore’s population to hit 6.9 million by 2030. Citizens protest.
Singapore’s Population Debate Grows Heated
China and Migrant Workers
July 19, 2011
China and Migrant Workers
Discontent in Guangdong offers a glimpse of the challenge Chinese policymakers face over migrant workers.
China and Migrant Workers
The Challenge for Nepal’s Migrant Workers
The Challenge for Nepal’s Migrant Workers
Nepalese citizens are increasingly moving abroad — particularly to Gulf countries — to find work. Will their rights be protected?
The Challenge for Nepal’s Migrant Workers
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