LATEST PUBLICATIONS
PJD 2018 Vol. 45 No. 2d
Primary Healthcare and Management of Noncommunicable Diseases in the Philippines
PJD 2018 Vol. 45 No. 2c
An Assessment of the Financial Sustainability and Performance of Philippine Water Districts
PJD 2018 Vol. 45 No. 2b
The Philippine Local Water Sector: Institutional Issues in Supply Governance
PJD 2018 Vol. 45 No. 2a
Perceived Effects of the Performance-Based Bonus on Government Employees Productivity

LATEST AV MATERIALS
PIDS WB 2021-1001
Assessing the Institutional Arrangements and the Implementation of Policies on Indigenous Peoples
PIDS WB 2021-0905
7th Mindanao Policy Research Forum
PIDS WB 2021-0905
Annual Public Policy Conference Webinar 4: Robust and Healthy Workforce and Closing Program
PIDS WB 2021-0904
Annual Public Policy Conference Webinar 3: Green And Inclusive Recovery
Publication Detail
CHL 2001-26: THE KASAMBAHAY: Child Domestic Work in the Philippines: A Living Experience

This is a book about the experience of the project implementer, the Visayan Forum Foundation, Inc. Their approach to the child domestic workers (CDWs) issue is holistic in that it involves prevention, protection, withdrawal and integration processes that have developed overtime. They tackle the root causes of the problem by working with community organizations, through mainstreaming the issue, such as by enabling measures in the form of national legislation and cooperation with workers organization. The book presents some of the stories of child domestic workers which include recommended solutions to the problems documented. The authors incorporate the Foundation’s strategies used towards CDWs. In conclusion, recommendations are presented for each sector, namely, the caregivers; researchers, statisticians and information managers; policymakers; law enforcers; communities and people’s organizations; international organizations and donor agencies. On the whole, the book sends a plea to regard the child domestic worker as a family member who deserves a fair treatment.

Collection of Studies from Other Institutions
Authors Keywords
Oebanda, Cecialia; Montaño, Virgilio; Pacis, Rolando R.; child labor;
Download PDF Number of Downloads
Published in 2001 and available for NO PDF AVAILABLE Downloaded 0 times since November 25, 2011
×
Please let us know your reason for downloading this publication. May we also ask you to provide additional information that will help us serve you better? Rest assured that your answers will not be shared with any outside parties. It will take you only two minutes to complete the survey. Thank you.


To use as reference:
If others, (Please specify):
Name: (optional)
Email: (required, but will not display)
Age:
Gender:
If Prefer to self-describe, please specify:
Level of Education:
Occupation:
If employed either part-time or full-time, name of office:
If others, (Please specify):
Would you like to receive the SERP-P UPDATES e-newsletter? Yes No
Use the space below if you have any comment about this publication or SERP-P knowledge resources in general.