Migrant workers face abuse in Lebanon

October was a deadly month for female domestic workers in Lebanon. At least six have died under mysterious circumstances, constituting a “clear pattern that cannot be ignored,” Human Rights Watch researcher Nadim Houry told the Daily Star.

Ethiopian (and all other nationalities of domestic workers in Lebanon) Suicide Blog is worthy of a visit.

Video below, dated 22 August 2009, by Al-Jazeera:



  1. تحية وبعد ،ضمن موقع " لبجورنال.كوم" ، التخصص في الصحافية الشعبية، الاجتماعية ، افتتحنا قسما خاصا توضع في روابط مدونات لبنانية او بانر للبنانيين، هذا وبالاضافة لقدرة اصحاب المدونات وضع مقالاتهم مع روابط على موقعنا . هكذا يمككن وبمساعدة بعضنا البعض ارسال رسائلكم وقضاياكم لاكثر من عشرون قارئ يومي .مديرة التحرير lebjournal.comريتا شهوان

  2. Moussa Bashir · · Reply

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