Forced or coerced servitude involves a number of methods of servitude both blatant and deceptive.

Domestic servitude This is the seemingly normal practice of having live-in help and can be used againt someone from another country. It is a form of forced labor, but it also warrants its own category of slavery because of the unique contexts and challenges it presents. Nannies or domestic help could be victims of domestic servitude. Not having proper employment contracts and inability to leave on their own free will can become forced servitude and ultimately a form of enslavement. Domestic help are vulnerable and the environments they work in can make it conducive to exploitation.

Forced Marriages: Domestic servitude can also be linked to forced marriage. This is a marriage without the consent of one or both parties and could be detrimetal to either or both parties. Forced marriage is considered to be a violation of human rights and can be disguised in many methods; sometimes culturally and would usually encompass several forms of slavery, including forced labor, sexual enslavement and domestic servitude. If minors are involved it could also be classed as child slavery.

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