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South africa: overworked, underpaid and in your house: the never ending exploitation of domestic workers. 2 about us kafa (enough) violence & exploitation established in 2005 by a group of multi-disciplinary professionals and human rights activists, kafa. Topic 7: protecting child / adolescent workers from labour exploitation violence, including abuse and neglect, whether occurring in the family (domestic.
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