UP CIDS presents Italian documentary on Filipino migrant workers

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Filipinos in the eyes of an italian

 

The public is invited to attend the film screening of Filipinos in the Eyes of an Italian by Italian journalist Francesco Conte, a documentary on Filipino migrant workers in Italy, on August 3, 2018 (Friday), 2:00-5:00 PM, at the UP CIDS Conference Hall, Lower Ground Floor, Ang Bahay ng Alumni UP Diliman.

In this film, Francesco Conte depicts an in-depth portrait of Filipinos in Italy where they tell their own stories and talk of the challenges and fulfillments of living and working in Italy. After the film presentation, a panel discussion led by Ambassador Pete Chan (former Consul General in Milan), Fr. Graziano Gavioli and Dr. Maruja M.B. Asis (both from the Scalabrini Migration Center) will take on topics concerning the situation and issues Filipino migrant workers face in Italy.

This is event is organized by the UP Center for Integrative and Development Studies, Philippine Italian Association, UP Department of Political Science, and the Scalabrini Migration Center. For inquiries, please contact Jesam Jimenez at [email protected] or through telephone number 981-8500 loc. 4266.