Stories written by Nazmul Ahasan

Why Women Migrant Workers Are Compelled to Come Back

How severe was the exploitation of those women migrant workers you have interviewed?Everyone knows how restrictive the state of freedom—especially that of women—is in Saudi Arabia. So, you can only imagine how vulnerable a foreign worker could become in such a society. It was because of such vulnerability that countries like the Philippines and Indonesia stopped sending their women workers to the country. In fact, Bangladesh sought to cash in on the vacuum created by the absence of Filipino and Indonesian workers.