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 Every day I fear for my safety living in this country because of my sexual orientation. I am alive but if anyone ever find out and wanted to find out, they can kill me …I am an easy target for anything.
 —Peter, Dominica,…
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 “They Hunt Us Down for

 Fun”
 
 Discrimination and Police Violence Against Transgender

 Women in Kuwait
 Glossary of

 Terms
 Map of

 Kuwait
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 Prisoners of the Past
 Kuwaiti Bidun and the Burden of Statelessness
 Case Study: Talal O, 27 Years Old
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 Key
 Recommendations
 To the
 Government of Kuwait
 Methodology
 I. Background:
 Who are…
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 Walls at
 Every Turn
 Abuse of
 Migrant Domestic Workers through Kuwait’s Sponsorship System
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 Key
 Recommendations
 Methodology
 I.
 Background
 The
 Migration of Domestic Workers to Kuwait…
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 Slow Reform
 Protection of Migrant Domestic Workers in Asia and the
 Middle East
 Summary
 Key
 Recommendations to Governments of Labor-Receiving Countries
 To Labor
 Ministries and Parliaments
 To
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 Exported and Exposed
 Abuses against Sri Lankan Domestic Workers in 
 Saudi Arabia,
 Kuwait, Lebanon, and the United Arab Emirates
 I.
 Summary
 Key
 Recommendations
 II.
 Background
 Status
 of…
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Human Rights Watch today called on Kuwait to revoke laws that discriminate against women and long-term non-citizens of Kuwait. In a report issued before the opening of the Kuwaiti National Assembly on October 28, Human Rights Watch also called on Kuwait…
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Kuwait practices a system of institutionalized discrimination against its residents known as Bedoons, longtime inhabitants who have been denied Kuwaiti citizenship and are now being rendered stateless. Barred from employment, denied education for their…
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Following the liberation of Kuwait, the thirst to avenge the horrors of the Iraqi occupation spawned a new round of human rights victims this time at Kuwaiti hands. Despite calls to defend human rights in rallying support for the war against Iraq, the…