Plight of Filipino Caregivers raised at Geneva Conference

As Philippine Day was being celebrated, Migrante Canada, which looks after the interests of migrant workers in Canada were at the International Labour Organization 100th Session in Geneva making representations on the fourth item of the conference agenda: “Decent work for domestic workers.”
In a statement, Migrante Canada said, more than 80 percent of caregivers in Canada come from the Philippines. They come here through the Live-in Caregiver Program (LCP), a federal program that recruits caregivers from other countries. ~ Read the complete article in The Filipino Post.June 14, 2011.

Plight of Filipino Caregivers raised at Geneva Conference