The New Zealand Government has been actively enticing foreign workers to Christchurch to work on the rebuild - relaxing immigration policies to accommodate more workers. What issues are arising?

Zero Placement Rule

Do Filipino workers bound for New Zealand still pay the price?

Employment

Why do workers arrive in NZ without jobs?

Policy Changes

What policy amendments affect lower skilled workers?

Price of Migration

The layered recruitment system allows overcharging of fees.

*OFW stands for Overseas Filipino Workers, a term often used to refer to citizens of the Philippines working abroad.