OUR CASES

Cases of Kafala Abuse in Lebanon.

Vida Akosua Tobias Celebrates Receiving Her Salary for Domestic Servitude in Lebanons Kafala

July 21, 2020

Vida’s employer started the conversation by saying, “F&#@ you!” They ended it by paying her full salary.


Christabel Ayaaba Victim of Abuse in Lebanon's Kafala Escapes With Pay Thanks to This Is Lebanon

June 16, 2020

Chris contacted TIL because she hadn't been paid for 6 mths. Her madam said she was withholding her salary "in case she escapes". One call from TIL got her paid .


Glory Escaped Slavery in Lebanon Thanks to Lebanon

June 15, 2020

Glory wrote to us feeling suicidal. She was tricked into going to Lebanon thinking she'd be working in a hotel. She was abused and unpaid. We got her home.


Victim Image Jenny Agredo Thanks This Is Lebanon for Negotiating Her Way Home in Kafala Slavery

February 19, 2020

Jenny's employer died and his brother was planning to take her to the agency against her wishes. We advocated for her repatriation and she was sent home.


Doreen - Paid $9000 Thanks to This Is Lebanon

August 15, 2019

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.


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