Filipino migration - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino migration


I was denied a U.S. visa, and it's very personal

Apr 14, 2018 - 9:21 AM

The embassy officer told me I could reapply if and when my 'circumstances change.' What circumstance has to change before we beat colonial presumptions and call ourselves worthy to travel this world freely?

VISA APPLICATIONS. The US Embassy in Manila attracts thousands visa applicants per day. .

#OFWRights: Duterte's migration policy

Sep 01, 2017 - 1:56 PM

More than a year since he sat in office what has President Rodrigo Duterte done to stay true to the promises he made before OFWs?

'Lola' Pulido: Piniga, binarat, at ikinahon sa plastik

May 21, 2017 - 10:00 PM

We have to hand it to Tizon – his plan of getting away with the crime and still keeping the public on his side is an excellent strategy that would make Niccolo Machiavelli proud

Mi figue, mi raisin: Filipinos' culture of migration in the age of globalization

Jun 25, 2015 - 11:31 AM

[CIRSS Commentaries] Present day migration and issues that surround it may only be understood and addressed more clearly by similarly understanding how the wheels of globalization have fueled migration particularly labor migration

Overseas Filipino workers lining up at the immigration checkpoint at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. File photo/AFP

CONVERSATION: The plight of #OFWomen

Jul 10, 2014 - 6:03 PM

As overseas Filipino workers spread across the world more and more women join the migrant workforce What does this mean for their families who are left behind in the Philippines?