Building Global Worker Communities among Migrant Worker Diasporas

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: Booth 41
RC44 Labor Movements (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Chris TILLY, UCLA, USA and Elizabeth TANG, International Domestic Workers Network, China
Building Global Worker Communities: The Case of Filipino Migrant Workers (Oral Presentation)
Ellene SANA, Center for Migrant Advocacy, Philippines

Facebook Activism By Foreign Domestic Workers in Singapore (Oral Presentation)
Kayoko UENO, The University of Tokushima, Japan

Mobilising Migrant Workers in the South African Post-Migrant Labour Regime: Precariousness, Invisibility and Xenophobia (Oral Presentation)
Aurelia SEGATTI, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa; Janet MUNAKAMWE, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Organizing Intersecting Identities: Trade Unions and Precarious Migrant Workers Across the Atlantic (Oral Presentation)
Gabriella ALBERTI, Leeds University Business School, United Kingdom

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