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Al Jazeera – 101 East: Exploited: Filipino Workers in Geneva

18/06/2021

May 28, 2021

Across Geneva, Switzerland, tens of thousands of undocumented Filipino workers cook meals, clean homes and care for wealthy families. But their own accommodation is a daily struggle. At the mercy of so-called “slumlords”, they are forced to pay exorbitant rates in a sordid trade in which apartments are rented out by the room. Six people are often crammed in a small one-bedroom flat. 101 East exposes the exploitation of vulnerable Filipino workers in one of the richest countries in the world.

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