Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, viciously abused while a Hong Kong domestic helper, at the launch in the city of a film about her case. Photo: Felix Wong

Beaten, hit with an iron, doused in bleach: the Hong Kong domestic helpers facing systemic abuse and how city could protect them

In a new book, Hong Kong academic Hans Ladegaard tells 300 helpers’ stories of abuse and examines its patterns and causes. He tells of the steps that can be taken to safeguard them and deal with ‘evil’ employers

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Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, viciously abused while a Hong Kong domestic helper, at the launch in the city of a film about her case. Photo: Felix Wong
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