OUR CASES

Cases of Kafala Abuse in Lebanon.

September 7, 2021

Glory’s employer, a judge, was refusing to release her at the end of her contract. One text message later and she was on her way home with her full salary.

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.

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