Country Bahrain
Year 2007
Type of Measure Social services > Shelter/Safe accommodation
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Trafficking

Brief Description


A safe house has been established to accommodate up to 126 female foreign workers who have been the victims of violence or human trafficking. To date, the safe house has been used by 62 female household servants who suffered psychological or physical violence or were the victims of human trafficking.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/BHR/Q/2/Add.1 p.8