Overseas Filipino worker Elanel Ordidor, alias Linn Silawan, pictured in Taichung, Taiwan. Photo: Cat Thomas Overseas Filipino worker Elanel Ordidor, alias Linn Silawan, pictured in Taichung, Taiwan. Photo: Cat Thomas
Overseas Filipino worker Elanel Ordidor, alias Linn Silawan, pictured in Taichung, Taiwan. Photo: Cat Thomas

Linn Silawan: champion of overseas Filipino workers in their times of need

  • Philippine officials had tried to silence Linn Silawan, real name Elanel Ordidor, after she criticised President Rodrigo Duterte’s pandemic response
  • But the Taiwan-based carer still fights for the rights of OFWs less fortunate than herself on social media – and her voice is increasingly being heard

Topic |   The Philippines
Overseas Filipino worker Elanel Ordidor, alias Linn Silawan, pictured in Taichung, Taiwan. Photo: Cat Thomas Overseas Filipino worker Elanel Ordidor, alias Linn Silawan, pictured in Taichung, Taiwan. Photo: Cat Thomas
Overseas Filipino worker Elanel Ordidor, alias Linn Silawan, pictured in Taichung, Taiwan. Photo: Cat Thomas
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