Migrant Domestic Workers Testimonies
These testimonies highlight the personal experiences and day-to-day violence and discrimination faced by migrant domestic workers in Lebanon. These personal testimonies aim, thus, to showcase how the kafala (sponsorship) system affects and, sometimes dictates, the lives of migrant domestic workers, leaving them with very limited options. The names of individuals in the below stories have been changed to maintain their safety.
This qualitative content has been developed as part of an active collaboration between Lebanon Support and Anti-Racism Movement, and is within the data centre of the Gender Equity Network.