DURATION: 40 minutes
SUBJECT: Women migrant domestic workers & work rights
LOCATION: Lebanon / Sri Lanka
PARTNERS: Caristas / ILO / Netherlands Embassy
"Maid in Lebanon II: Voices from Home" explores the complexity of the relationship between migrant domestic workers and the Lebanese households who employ them, in a factual, and at times humorous and touching manner. It's a documentary that chronicles the life of female migrant domestic workers within the Lebanese society: their joys, pains, expectations and deception, and their humanity.
"Maid in Lebanon II: Voices from Home" asks questions and suggests answers on worker’s rights, employment contracts and everyday terms and conditions of work. It emphasized the importance of improving cross-cultural understanding and encouraging new patterns of working relationships.