• Elvis

    Stories of domestic workers

    Meet Elvis, Anny, Deborah, Guey, Isaac, Madeleine, Trésor…

IDAY works to protect domestic workers in Africa

Learn more about the regional report on domestic workers in 5 Sub-Saharian countries
  • Isaac

Grassroots project from African civil society

The report covers the situation of domestic workers in Uganda, DRC, Kenya, Burundi and Rwanda. The campaign focuses on three aspects: the legal recognition, the protection and the access to education for domestic workers.


of domestic workers do not have access to education.

Local actors

are working hard to provide domestic workers training and a legal recognition.
  • "During 3 years, IDAY surveyors collected data from more than 22,000 respondents"

    IDAY Report -
  • "Domestic workers' conditions are close to modern slavery"

    ILO -
  • "Domestic workers are estimated at 8,5 million in the region"

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A Rosalie Colfs’ portrays series

Read their stories here

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