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BBC Writes About This Is Lebanon

February 28, 2021 | English

Lucy’s dream of working in the Middle East turned into a nightmare of abuse. She’s not the only one.

Oriental News Nigeria writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 26, 2021 | English

The Journalists International Forum for Migration (JIFORM) and other stakeholders have urged Africa governments to reset the economy to revive and regenerate local potentials needed to attract investments to reap migration benefits.

Nan writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 25, 2021 | English

The Journalist International Forum for Migration (JIFORM) and stakeholders have condemned the incessant attacks on African Migrants in the Middle East.

Addis Zeybe writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 24, 2021 | English

Most gulf countries like Lebanon and Jordan still practice the Kafala system where workers are tied to their employers for immensely important issues during their employment.

MJPS writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 24, 2021 | English

Nonetheless, its existence is still observed today through the application of the Kafala system, a “restrictive immigration regime of laws”, held on foreign workers that seek asylum in the Gulf region.

Middle East Eye Testimonial About This Is Lebanon

February 23, 2021 | English

Data compiled from government sources reveals thousands dead since Qatar awarded Fifa World Cup in December 2010

L'Orient Today writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 19, 2021 | English

Verified A new General Security decision means employers may no longer file criminal complaints against migrant domestic workers who “run away,” but it only goes a small way toward dismantling the oppressive kafala system. @e.lewis96 explains why it’s important on www.lorient.today

La Prensa Latina writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 18, 2021 | English

Lebanon announces plan to vaccinate thousands of migrant workers

Scielo writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 18, 2021 | English

Gender-based violence against women migrant domestic workers (WMDW) is a serious public health concern in the Middle East region. The current study is the first to explore abuse of WMDW as perceived by recruitment agency managers.

Zawya writes about Kafala Lebanon

February 18, 2021 | English

At the Labor Ministry, we are concerned about migrant workers, they were not included in the plan with the Health Ministry that is why we are making some steps: minister.

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