GMA News in an interview at the Philippine Overseas Labor Office.
[I don’t know how (to speak English), not even one (word). If they ask me “how are you” I can’t reply. I just bow my head]
The OFW said he only finished second grade in elementary school due to poverty. She had a live-in partner when she was 15 years old, but her partner is currently in jail over drug-related cases.
Poverty forced her to try her luck working overseas as a domestic helper.
Asked how she applied for an overseas job if she did not understand a word of the English language, she said the recruiter assisted her. All she did was sign documents.
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