ASEAN Secretariat, Ministry of Manpower (Republic of Indonesia), Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, UN Women

Women Migrant Workers in the ASEAN Economic Community

An excellent reference and policy tool founded on sound review and research, this report charts actionable policy recommendations for fair and equatable migration for women toward enhanced regional cooperation and development

The overall aim of this study is to shed new light on intra-ASEAN migrant women’s labour mobility trends, access to and outcomes in labour markets, the contribution to ASEAN economies and high-growth sectors, and the challenges of social and economic inclusion.

The report also reviews the current migrant governance frameworks at national and regional level, providing actionable evidence-based policy recommendations to benefit from women’s labour mobility, provide fair and equitable migration opportunities for women, and enhance regional social and economic development.

Women migrant workers in the Asean economic community

Singapore, 2017

Download publication (4 MB, PDF-File)

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Office for Regional Cooperation in Asia

7500A Beach Road
#12-320/321/322
The Plaza
Singapore 199591

+65 6297 6760
info(at)fes.asia

Contact

News

  • 12.12.2017 | Trade, labour and social dialogue | News

    Creating Decent Work in the Era of Global Value Chains

    Singapore – Today, some 60 to 80 per cent of the 20 trillion US dollars recorded gross exports are linked to the production of multinational firms in...

    more information

  • 10.12.2017 | Cooperation for Peace and Security | News

    Afghanistan-Pakistan media exchange: transforming relations through dialogue

    Kabul (Afghanistan) – A group of senior journalists from Pakistan visits the Afghan capital for a dialogue program to promote mutual understanding in...

    more information

  • 05.12.2017 | Gender and social justice | News

    Tackling gender-based violence

    Bangkok (Thailand) – How the elimination of violence against women can be achieved in Thailand

    more information

back to top