A Powerpoint presentation for my joint project Final Exam.
... generally defined as a person who leaves her/his country of citizenship to pursue a job elsewhere.
Domestic Violence -refers to any form of physical, sexual, verbal, emotional, or economic abuse inflicted on any person in a household by a family or household member. (www.svnetwork.net/standards-definitions.asp )
As of 2006, 84% of the 5.6 million people in the UAE were foreigners.
Many of them were low paid workers from southeast asia.
Recent press and media coverage has highlighted violence against female domestic workers.
Recruitment agencies are more concerned about earning money rather than the safety or security of the OFWS’s
Due to high unemployment rate Filipinos are forced to work abroad
34- 53% of the Filipino population are dependent on remittance from migrant workers
Arab custom is indeed dominated by men, but though male dominated, reported domestic violence is now common at the hands of female Member of the family.
Knowledge Gap Theory
Coordinate with agencies who can help conduct forums to educate the OFW and her family.
It aims to inform college students with female migrant worker relatives
It will be aired at St. Scholastica’s school radio three times a day (9 AM, 12 NN, and 3 PM)
Our special media will be distributed to agencies that OFWs are connected to
A wall calendar for the family of the OFW. It contains important information necessary for the family to help the migrant worker in case there is an emergency.
A notepad for the female OFW that has contact numbers of agencies they should contact in case of any domestic abuse.