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Madagascar maids: Misery in the Middle East

August 20, 2011

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Poor women are most a risk of being duped into travelling to the Middle East By Hannah McNeishBBC News, Antananarivo19 August 2011 Forced to work as a “slave maid” for wealthy families in Lebanon for 15 years, Abeline Baholiarisoa – a 59-year-old woman from Madagascar – finally achieved her freedom in March. Madagascar’s government chartered […]

Madagascar maids: Misery in the Middle East

August 20, 2011

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Poor women are most a risk of being duped into travelling to the Middle East By Hannah McNeishBBC News, Antananarivo19 August 2011 Forced to work as a “slave maid” for wealthy families in Lebanon for 15 years, Abeline Baholiarisoa – a 59-year-old woman from Madagascar – finally achieved her freedom in March. Madagascar’s government chartered […]

MADAGASCAR: Sex for school fees

August 6, 2011

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Photo: Guy Oliver/IRINA homeless boy in the Madagascan capital of Antananarivo climbs a sign post ANTANANARIVO, 1 August 2011 (IRIN) – The ambition of 16-year-old Madagascan schoolgirl Nadine* is to open a clothes boutique after completing a college course in textile design, but in the meantime, along with eight of her friends, she has turned […]

MADAGASCAR: Sex for school fees

August 6, 2011

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Photo: Guy Oliver/IRINA homeless boy in the Madagascan capital of Antananarivo climbs a sign post ANTANANARIVO, 1 August 2011 (IRIN) – The ambition of 16-year-old Madagascan schoolgirl Nadine* is to open a clothes boutique after completing a college course in textile design, but in the meantime, along with eight of her friends, she has turned […]