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7 Dec 2018

Michelle Rimmer, SBS News

Australia: Chinese migrant community calls for improved work conditions

"Chinese workers fight for a fair go in Australia", 6 December 2018

Members of Australia's Chinese migrant community are calling for a pay rise and improved job security as part of a nationwide union-led campaign seeking to shine a light on worker inequality and exploitation...

...issues of underpaying and job insecurity were not specific to Australia's Chinese community, but impacted many migrant groups...

...a dozen volunteers [are] helping the Australian Council of Trade Unions spread awareness about workplace inequality within Sydney's Chinese community.  It was part of a broader campaign called "Change the Rules" which aims to achieve greater job security, higher pay and gender equality in Australian workplaces...