Re: rural to urban migration in search of jobs
millions of young filipinos migrate to cities yearly to study and or to find jobs
what do we know about government policies on internal migration?
quite visible are the many sidewalk businesses operated by women in muslim attire.
luzon mountain tribes members who migrate to lowland urban areas are less visible because they dress like and speak pilipino like ordinary filipinos with less of a regional accent.
migrants from the visayas are more easily identified by their accents or intonations.
poor migrants from rural areas or provincial cities provide the manpower and consumer power that make small businesses in our cities possible. carinderias are the primary beneficiaries of rural to urban migrants