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By Walter Wadiak As I sit down to do my first interview with a migrant worker, I’m looking for problems. Perhaps a story about an uncompensated injury — I have already seen plenty of these in my few visits here. Maybe I will find a man whose meagre salary has been either underpaid or not...
By Fuxiong In the minutes following his three-metre fall, with his right shin and back in pain, Hossian Ramzan was carried by two “tamil man” on the instructions of a company supervisor to a shipping container, “to rest”. “Then they lock the door.” It worried him, but at first he gave them the benefit of...
By Lauri When she came down to meet us for the first time, “she had only a small bag containing her documents,” Karno recalls. “She didn’t even have her clothes and things.” TWC2 social worker Karno and a volunteer were waiting at the foot of an HDB block of flats to rescue Indonesian domestic worker...
It is still October 2014. Chodawre Badal doesn’t say much, but just shows your writer a letter from the National University Hospital (NUH) giving him an assessment date for 8 May 2015, seven months away. ‘Assessment’ is the stage when a worker, following a work injury, is assessed for residual permanent incapacity, so that an...
In a triple celebration 7 December 2014, TWC2 marked its tenth anniversary and International Migrants Day with a benefit event Lunch with Heart. Under the glass dome of Kebabs and Curries atop Mustafa Centre, TWC2′s largest-ever event had hundreds of attendees in constant motion, from food to games to meeting old friends and making new...
LUNCH WITH HEART
TWC2 thanks all donors, sponsors, volunteers and staff who contributed immensely to making our benefit event Lunch with Heart 2014 a great success. The money raised will help us keep up our momentum in 2015.
If you are interested in helping with the cause, please email the Administration Officer at email@example.com with the header “interested in volunteering”. We normally have a briefing session every month for potential new volunteers, but we’re skipping December for holiday reasons. The Admin Officer will advise you when the January briefing will be. For more information about volunteering roles, click here.
OUTREACH TO WORKERS
The next outreach to workers will be held on the third Sunday of January 2015. If you can join us to help, please contact the Administration Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org, giving your email the header “Would like to help with outreach”.