Domestic workers in Hong Kong are at the mercy of ruthless agencies. Why do we allow it? (Op. Ed. South China Morning Post)

Written by Allan Bell, Founder and Vice President of the Centre. This piece was published in the South China Morning Post on 11 May 2017. Link to article: http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/2093946/domestic-workers-hong-kong-are-mercy-ruthless-agencies-why  Other related articles recommended reading:  http://m.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/law-crime/article/2093836/study-finds-hong-kong-domestic-helpers-subjected-employment  http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/long-reads/article/1976195/hong-kong-domestic-helpers-dreams-dashed-debt   Over the past three decades, the employment of foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong has risen dramatically. According to the…