Philippa Tolley investigates the scale of migrant labour exploitation in New Zealand amid calls for tougher penalties for employers.
Two of the most serious cases of alleged exploitation of immigrants in recent times are making their way through the courts at present.
But advocates say more needs to be done to protect those who suffer unfair treatment in this country.
They say the victims are the ones who lose all in revealing wrong doing.
Philippa Tolley has been looking into the current situation.
Image: Indonesian fishing crew .From left Entis Sutisna, Anto Fantanto, Supri Yanto
Coming Up on Insight
8:12 am Sunday 31 August: Insight: The Realities of Auckland
In the second part of this Insight mini- series looking at election issues, we tackle what the political party policies mean for Auckland.
Radio New Zealand’s Auckland Correspondent, Todd Niall and Pacific Issues Correspondent Karen Mangnall investigate how the key issues facing the country's biggest city are affecting both those doing well and those struggling.
Housing- from the perspective of someone living in a car through to the professional property investor. Employment – the city has high jobless rates among its young , despite improving headline employment data.
Insight also looks at the relationship between Auckland's Council and central Government and how that affects the way problems are tackled.
8:12 am Sunday 7 September: Insight: Sparking the Youth Vote
Photo: The Wireless/Levi Brinsdon-Hall II
There’s an unprecedented number of campaigns aiming to get out the youth vote for this year’s election.
But four weeks out from polling day, more than 100,000 people under 25 were not enrolled to vote.
Is it apathy or something else stopping them from engaging?
Megan Whelan and Elle Hunt from The Wireless investigate.