Domestic worker challeges restriction
A Filipina domestic worker in Hong Kong is challenging a statute that excludes domestic helpers from the right to permanent residency, according to the Wall Street Journal's Lam Thuy Vo and Isabella Steger.
August 23, 2011
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NGOs prize degrees from abroad, ignoring the value of study and life experience that is contextualized in the local situation
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