Case #24846

Country of Origin: 
Guatemala
Type of persecution: 
Domestic violence (including child, partner, in-law violence)
Domestic violence - Child abuse
Rape or sexual violence (non-domestic and non-gang))
Trafficking (sexual and labor)
Sex trafficking / sex slavery / prostitution
Labor Trafficking / Slavery
Gender of applicant: 
Female

Case Summary

The asylum office granted asylum to a Guatemalan female unaccompanied minor who was repeatedly abused by her father. The applicant’s father was violent towards the applicant and her mother because they were women. He was physically abusive with the applicant, forced her to work with no remuneration, and forced her into prostitution to settle debts.

Date Submitted

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 15:14