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• Destination country for men and women subjected to forced labor and, to a much lesser extent, forced prostitution.

• 2007 Qatar University study found that 63% of 2,778 surveyed citizen and non-citizen female students reported they had been victims of physical abuse, with 52 reporting cases of “strong violence,” such as rape.



• Qatar Foundation for Combating Human Trafficking

• Qatar Foundation for Protecting Women and Children

• Qatar Society for Rehabilitation and Special Needs


Sources: U.S. Department of State 2010 Human Rights Report, U.S. Department of State Trafficking in Persons Report 2011