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Ageing Japan struggles to make immigrants feel at home

Channel News Asia - 20 November 2014 - Rapidly ageing Japan is desperately short of workers to pay the taxes to fund pensions and healthcare for its growing grey population, but it is almost constitutionally allergic to immigration.

Posted by Eliza Marks at Nov 21, 2014 10:33 AM |
Filed under: Shortage of workers
Asian domestic workers report staggering abuse

Japan Times - 18 November 2014 - Sriatik’s body bears multiple scars. She has no idea what caused the long red line across her face or the large marks on her back. She only remembers something hot that her male employer was holding. She recalls it was “like he had the devil inside.”

Posted by Eliza Marks at Nov 20, 2014 11:07 AM |
Filed under: Domestic workers
Migrant workers 'ripped off'

Radio New Zealand News - 19 November 2014 - Prosecutions over migrant worker exploitation are only the tip of the iceberg, according to a union leader.

Posted by Eliza Marks at Nov 20, 2014 11:04 AM |
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Resources
Migration in South-East Asia Policy Brief - Migration and Children

Policy brief outlining international standards, regional trends and good practices on migration and children

Posted by Eliza Marks at Nov 24, 2014 04:53 PM |
Filed under: children
Migration in South-East Asia Policy Brief - Migration and Domestic Work

Policy brief outlining international standards, regional trends and good practices on migration and domestic work

Posted by Eliza Marks at Nov 24, 2014 04:52 PM |
Filed under: Domestic workers
Migration in South-East Asia Policy Brief - Migration and Work in Fishing

Policy brief outlining international standards, regional trends and good practices on migration and work in fishing.

Posted by Eliza Marks at Nov 24, 2014 04:46 PM |
Filed under: Fishing industry
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