Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Oct. 29 Zero Remittance Day 2008!


Today is Zero Remittance Day!

Not only joining the millions of OFW (Overseas Filipino Workers) on this campaign in support of the International Migrants Alliance (IMA), an alliance composed of 112 grassroots migrants’ organizations worldwide to protest the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) for being anti-migrant workers. But also due to the value fluctuation of won. I believe most of us migrant workers here will be committing to this call.

So, Zero Remittance Day - today!


Read some more here:

http://bulatlat.com/main/2008/10/25/oct-29-zero-remittance-day-for-zero-confidence-on-gfmd-gma/



http://www.gmanews.tv/story/128279/Zero-remittance-day-to-cost-govt-millions---group

1 comment:

Lotus Flower said...

It is sad that the government and its migrant workers would come to a 'highly confrontational' face off this way.

Because surely, Philippine economy will suffer heavily.

Too bad.