10 YEARS A SLAVE

HALIMA: A KAFALA STORY OF SUFFERING & RESILIENCE

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The Davoyans, diamond dealers based in Lebanon and Belgium, owe their 2 housemaids over $40,000. They refuse to pay them and send them home.

Raffi and Carine Davoyan - Diamonds Dealers of Davoyan Diamonds And Slaveholders Who Have Two Filipino Slaves

Constance found out in Lebanon that she was pregnant. She wanted to go home and have the baby. Saliba Agency forced her to have an abortion and sent her to work.

Joseph Kamal Saliba, Owner of Saliba Agency who Forced the Abortion of Constance

Thanks to pressure from This Is Lebanon, Doreen’s employers finally let her return home on 7 June, 2019. She left Lebanon with $1,000 in cash and $9,197 paid via Western Union in four separate payments. No wonder Doreen was dancing with joy when she got home.

Dipendra Uprety of This Is Lebanon Marches for Labour Rights

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This Is Lebanon started to give a voice to domestic workers. Less than two years later we became the hotline for domestic workers in Lebanon.

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