A newly approved city ordinance establishing an Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) Welfare and Crisis Center Tuesday was met with approval by a group serving the OFWs, but the center may not be implemented anytime soon.
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By BEVERLY ANN S. MUSNI, YR.
Imagine a mother, a daughter, a sister or a cousin made to suffer in the hands of our government officials. They are touched, probed, forced into submission, psychologically and physically tortured by one who is supposed to help and protect them in a foreign land? How would you feel? Rage!
By DAVAO TODAY
John Leonard Monterona, vice chairperson of Migrante and concurrent coordinator in the Middle East and North Africa said unnecessary statements would only stir controversies and muddle the issue. He said it will also invite “more troubles to OFWs in Taiwan.”
Thousands of OFWs end up as victims, and get only puny support from the Philippine government.