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By Maria Deanna P. Santos

On a normal point, this learn venture matters ways that the family and foreign legislation in terms of the location of migrant family staff (MDWs) are formed by way of broader socio-political and fiscal elements. extra particularly, this dissertation examines the human rights scenario of Filipina MDWs who perform Canada’s Live-in Caregiver software (LCP). It makes an attempt to satisfy those goals, partly, via project a restricted comparability of the placement of those Filipina MDWs and the Filipina MDWs in Hong Kong. The comparability is intended to additional try and validate the arguments and recommendations awarded during this dissertation concerning the socio-legal prestige of Filipina MDWs below Canada’s LCP. this can be performed via an research of present info on Filipina MDWs, and a attention of the ways that the proper legislation and rules in those jurisdictions have an effect on, create and/or perpetrate the established order during this region of social lifestyles. the most explanatory theoretical framework that's deployed is the 3rd international methods to foreign legislation (the TWAIL theory).

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229–242; A. Bakan and D. ), Not One of the Family: Foreign Domestic Workers in Canada (University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1997); B. Anderson, Doing the Dirty Work? The Global Politics of Domestic Labour (Zed Books, London, 2000); J. H. ), Gender, Migration and Domestic Service (Routledge, London, 1999); N. Piper and M. ), Wife or Worker? Asian Women and Migration (Rowman and Littlefield, Oxford, 2003); D. Young, ‘Working Across Borders: Global Restructuring and Women’s Work’, 2001 Utah L. Rev.

A. Tan, ‘Labour Market Adjustments to Large-Scale Emigration: The Philippine Case’, 10:3 &4 Asian and Pacific Migration Journal (2001) p. 382. 75 Ibid. 76 Ibid. 77 Grandea, supra note 14, p. 1; Tan, supra note 74, p. 383. 78 Grandea, supra note 14, p. 10. 22 INTRODUCTION AND CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK bring in MDWs,79 the recruitment and admission policies of many other countries were less explicit. 2. 81 Yet while the financial benefits of a ‘labour exporting economy’ are clear, the negative consequences are likewise palpable.

48 R. Parrenas, Servants of Globalization; Women, Migration and Domestic Work (Stanford University Press, Stanford, 2001). g. D. Young, ‘Working Across Borders: Global Restructuring and Women’s Work’, 2001 Utah L. Rev. (2001) p. 1; and A. ’ 37 McGill Law Journal (1992) p. 681. 50 Supra note 48. 51 Parrenas used the term, ‘parallel dislocations’ to mean the similar disadvantages and exploitation experienced by FMDWs whether working in a North American city like Los Angeles or in a European metropolis such as Rome.

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