Karien van Ditzhuijzen

Karien van Ditzhuijzen has become a leading voice and for migrant domestic workers through her work at HOME (Humanitarian Organization for Migration Economics). Whether volunteering at HOME’s or establishing a blog for helpers that’s evolved into a beautiful book, has worked tirelessly to empower helpers and improve their situation since she arrived in Singapore in 2012.

Her recent novel A Yellow takes a deep and engaging look at the plight of migrant domestic workers in Singapore.