國際家務工日

香港的外地傭工佔了本地勞動人口的十分之一,她們對社會的貢獻真的不能被忽視。 6月16日(星期一)是國際家務工日,這是一個很好的機會去多謝她們一直以來對香港家庭的付出。 歡迎學校、教會、團體和市民,向我們分享你們對慶祝國際家務工日的想法。希望大家能夠以行動表示支持,把謝意傳達到香港每一個家傭!

國際家務工日 6.16

香港的外地傭工佔了本地勞動人口的十分之一,她們對社會的貢獻真的不能被忽視。 6月16日(星期一)是國際家務工日,這是一個很好的機會去多謝她們一直以來對香港家庭的付出。 歡迎學校、教會、團體和市民,向我們分享你們對慶祝國際家務工日的想法。希望大家能夠以行動表示支持,把謝意傳達到香港每一個家傭!

2012 June 16 – International Domestic Workers’ Day

Hong Kong is one of the major destination countries of migrant domestic workers in Asia. But have you heard of June 16 – International Domestic Workers’ Day? Let us take this day as a chance to appreciate domestic workers’ contributions to our families and to Hong Kong society! Share with us your ideas for a gesture […]

印尼女子疑游說受虐印傭銷案 案件8月開審

職工盟今早聯同亞洲移居人士聯盟、國際移民聯盟和香港亞洲家務工工會聯會,在沙田裁判法院前進行示威。 早前中大副院長因虐待印傭被捕,但因證據不足,撒消調查及指控。後來發現被告在候審期間,中介公司一名女職員涉嫌以十萬元賄賂印傭,要求她銷案,妨礙司法公正。

下月「亞洲主日」記念港外傭處境

今年度的「亞洲主日」將定於6月15日,主題為「你顧念她們嗎﹖」,將為在香港打工的亞洲外籍傭工禱告,記念她們的處境。 「亞洲主日」的設立起源於亞洲基督教議會在一九七四年有所倡議,定於每年的聖靈降臨節中,為亞洲的社群和教會禱告,祝願亞洲各國各族彼此尊重,互相合作,締造和平。

Alleged assault victim Erwiana ‘was not paid or given time off’, court hears

SCMP reports on the court hearing of Erwiana: “Indonesian maid Erwiana Sulistyaningsih was not paid any wages during her seven months’ employment and was not granted 16 days of holidays she was due, the Kwun Tong court heard today. Details of additional charges against her former employer, Law Wan-tung, 44, were disclosed in court today […]

PRESS RELEASE: “Shocking” Actions by HK Authorities a “Conflict of Interests” – Lawyer

Opinion of Robert Tibbo, Hong Kong barrister-at-law: With regards to reports that Erwiana was threatened with deportation and separated from her lawyer, father and friends, Mr Tibbo stated that the actions “amounted to nothing less than state oppression to compel Erwiana to comply with their demands”. http://hkhelperscampaign.com/lawyer-criticises-hk-treatment-of-erwiana/

Open Door in Tuen Mun before Chinese New Year (24 Jan 2014)

Uncle Hung, storyteller, and Doris Lee, housewife, went to Tuen Mun Town Centre, an area with many Indonesian domestic workers, to tell residents about Erwiana’s case and urge them to care about domestic workers around them, and to think as citizens, how we can make sure that terrible abuses like Erwiana suffered, can not happen […]

Statement of Hong Kong Organizations and Individuals to Request an End to Ban on Workers Living Outside Employers’ Homes

TVB recently reported that Immigration raided the village of Nim Shue Wan in Discovery Bay, checking the documents of the domestic workers living there and arresting six Filipina domestic workers. (1) We strongly believe that banning live-out helps no one in Hong Kong at all. Migrant domestic worker organizations such as Mission for Migrant Workers […]

聲明:要求政府放寬「外傭強制留宿政策」

入境處於7月16日突擊檢查愉景灣稔樹灣村,並以涉嫌違反入境條例拘捕了六名菲律賓籍外傭。我們強烈要求政府早日檢視「外傭強制留宿政策」相關的入境條例,以確保僱傭雙方均有選擇的自由,並盡快向公眾提供外傭「合理工作及居住條件」指引,以及建立抽查外傭居住環境的制度,保障外傭的工作及居住環境是合理、安全,及具私隱的。