#WeAreMigrants Feature: Yolly M. in the United Kingdom



"Just keep strong and fight [for] your rights. Keep thinking [about] the future of your children." - Yolly M.

Yolly M.

United Kingdom

Domestic Worker age group: 40 to 49 years old




1. WHAT’S THE MAIN REASON THAT YOU BECAME A MIGRANT OR MIGRANT WORKER?


Being a migrant worker is not easy. But you can sacrifice your life for your [loved] ones specially if you’re single mother and the bread winner of the family.



2. WHAT IS YOUR PROUDEST MOMENT AS A MIGRANT THIS 2021?


Proudest moment in my life being a migrant is to continue my study, because [I] haven’t finished secondary before.



3. WHAT IS YOUR MESSAGE OF ENCOURAGEMENT OR EMPOWERMENT FOR MIGRANTS AROUND THE WORLD?


Just keep strong and fight [for] your rights. Keep thinking [about] the future of your children.



4. WHO IS SOMEONE IN YOUR MIGRANT COMMUNITY WHO HAS SUPPORTED OR INSPIRED YOU THIS YEAR?


The Voice of Domestic Worker Community






This feature is one of the entries to our #WeAreMigrants Contest - in celebration of International Migrants Day 2021.


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*Minor edits have been made to this text to improve readability. These edits have not altered the intended meaning or message, and have been marked by square brackets - [ ].

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