Teresita Cruz del Rosario

Teresita Cruz del Rosario

Dr Teresita Cruz del Rosario is Senior Research Associate at the Asia Research Institute at the National University of Singapore. Her current research interests are on historical/sociological connections between the Middle East and Southeast Asia, with a focus on religion and globalisation, migration and development. She has co-authored a book (with James M Dorsey) on Comparative Political Transitions in Southeast Asia and the Middle East and has just completed a co - edited volume on The Developmental State: Comparative North - South Perspectives due for release in March 2018. She has a background in Sociology, Social Anthropology and Public Policy from New York University, Harvard University and Boston College.  

Philippines

Abuse of foreign domestic workers must end now

Joanna Demafelis' death in Kuwait highlights the urgent need for better protections for foreign domestic workers.

Abuse of foreign domestic workers must end now