Best Of Live & Learn 2016: Migration and Migrant Workers
Ambassador William Lacy Swing, Director-General, International Organisation for Migration | Dr Goh Chee Leong, Psychologist | Dato Ramachelvam Manimuthu, Bar Council's Migrants, Refugees and Immigration Affairs Committee | Rani Rasiah, Parti Sosialis Malaysia
In February, the news that 1.5 million Bangladeshi migrant workers are set to come to our shores in February were met with xenophobic backlash. We examine the vitriol towards our migrant workers, the human rights abuses along the way, and contrast them with the migration crisis taking place in Europe later in the year. The full interviews mentioned in this podcast are available here, here and here.
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