WINGS #08-17 Enslaved in Kuwait
How 3 women from Cameroon re-gained their freedom
Uploaded: 12 Jun, 2017
Recording Date: 11 Jun, 2017
Recording Location: Yaounde, Cameroon; Denman Island BC Canada
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
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Program Title: WINGS #08-17 Enslaved in Kuwait
Description: Believing recruiters' lies, "Karine," "Susan" and "Cynthia" flew to Kuwait for well-paying jobs, only to find themselves as housemaids forced to work 18 hours a day, locked in with no means of communication, beaten, hungry, sexually advanced on, robbed of their possessions, and sleeping on the floor. They tell how they got there and how they escaped.
Host(s): Patience Wirngo
Featured Speakers/Guests: Karine, Susan, Cynthia (pseudonyms), women who escaped Kuwait; Beatrice Titanji,National Vice President of the organization Nkumu Fed Fed. which combats Human Trafficking; 3 young women pondering how to avoid the risks of emigrating for work.
Credits: Produced by Patience Wirngo; Series Producer/Editor Frieda Werden.
Comments: First production for WINGS from new WINGS contributing producer in Cameroon.
Health > Food and NutritionType: Weekly Program
Health > Mental Health
Society and Culture