Browsing: Marriage Migrants (MM)

Japan’s marriage migrants hold leadership workshop

On May 14, Kafin-Hanno and Iruma, an organization of Filipino marriage migrants living in Hanno and Iruma cities of Japan, conducted a leadership and organizing workshop for marriage migrants in Higashi-Hanno, Japan. Rey Asis of the


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APMM successfully holds Marriage Migrants conference

The International Marriage Migrants Conference on Citizenship, Movement and People’s Development was successfully conducted on July 30-31, 2016 at the Maryknoll House, Stanley, Hong Kong SAR. Thirty-two participants from ten countries and country regions participated in


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The Chinese version of Half The Sky, Lifestories of Women Marriage Migrants, is out now. This Chinese version of Half The Sky is a collection of lifestories of women marriage migrants taken from the first two


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2015 Marriage Migrants Conference – CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

The International Conference on Marriage Migration and Development Justice will happen in Manila, Philippines this November 9-10, 2015. Organized by the Action Network for Marriage Migrants’ Rights and Empowerment (AMMORE), the conference aims to gather marriage


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Psychosocial Profile and Perspectives of Foreign Brides

The study is a documentation on the demographic, psycho-social and perspectives of foreign brides in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan and Korea, as these are areas with concentration of foreign brides in Asia. Download here


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Attitude of the Local People to Foreign Brides

This research looks at how local nationals from different countries in Asia – namely Hong Kong, Korea, Japan and Taiwan — see the negative and positive effects of having immigrant brides in their society, and whether they can identify


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For Better or For Worse: Comparative Research on Equity and Access for Marriage Migrants

This comparative study of marriage migrants in Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, Hong Kong and Australia gives us a glimpse into the reality of marriage migration in the region. While it touches on how marriage migrants are initially exploited


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New Lives, New Roots: Life Stories of Marriage Migrants

This book features the life stories of Justine, Diana, Amna, Erna and Mei. With their stories, they hope to inspire fellow marriage migrants to continue and strive to make their lives better. It put a human


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Half the Sky: Stories of Women Marriage Migrants and Their Empowerment

This book is a collection of stories about women marriage migrants who did not only face a life of sacrifice and struggle in their new home countries but also found strength and empowerment through joining an


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Understanding Domestic Violence: Case Studies on Filipino Migrant Women in Japan

This study provides important basic information on Filipino migrants in Japan, particularly Filipinas in domestic violence situations – who they are, why they marry or have relationship with foreigners, particularly Japanese men, their experiences and survival mechanisms,


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International Conference on Border Control and Empowerment of Immigrant Brides

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