Maysoun was forced to marry at the age of 15. She was exploited, abused and when she fell ill, her husband left her. Although deeply traumatized by her experiences, Maysoun eventually recovered with the specialized assistance provided by a local non-governmental organization and was able to restart her life.
The NGO, Trust for Programs for Early Childhood, Family and Community Education is one of many, globally, financially supported by the UN Slavery Fund.
Read Maysoun’s story and others in “The Human Faces of Modern Slavery”.