Asia Pacific – Chronicling the Struggles of Migrant Workers to Adapt

The Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific (JCAP) Migration Network has published a second book. “Settling down: the struggles of migrant workers to adapt” brings together stories and analyses of migrant workers from six different countries in Asia Pacific. The different experiences bring to the surface not only the hardship but also the ingenuity of migrants and the hospitality of host societies. Fr .Benny Juliawan SJ, JCAP Social Apostolate Secretary and the book’s editor, says that integrating migrant workers either in the destination or home country is an important area of research that offers a window into interactions between diverse groups of people in a complex migratory setting. Read more… Download the book here.