Child Trafficking in Africa | Develop Africa

For decades, countries in Africa have been marked with the issue of child trafficking. In the past few years, this problem has been increasing. In a 2014 Global Report by the UN, child trafficking has increased by 5 percent from 2007-2010 [1]. Governments in Rwanda, South Africa, and Ethiopia have all reported a discernible rise…

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Human Trafficking | U.S. Customs and Border Protection

In 2000, Congress signed the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act into law, representing the beginning of a large-scale, coordinated effort by the United States government to fight human trafficking. A decade later, human trafficking remains prevalent. According to the most recent figures available (Source: United Nations, International Labor Organization): There are at least…

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Human Trafficking Reaches ‘Horrific’ New Heights : Goats and Soda : NPR

Kamal Hosen and Rahima Khartoum, Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, hold a photograph of their 14-year-old son, Din Mohammad. A victim of human trafficking, he was eventually rescued from a camp in Thailand. Shazia Rahman/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Shazia Rahman/Getty Images Kamal Hosen and Rahima Khartoum, Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, hold a photograph of…

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Human Trafficking – Delaware Department of Justice

National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1 (888) 373-7888  |  Polaris BeFree Textline: Text “BeFree” to (233733) Human trafficking, according to the National Human Trafficking Hotline, “is a form of modern-day slavery in which traffickers use force, fraud, or coercion to control victims for the purpose of engaging in commercial sex acts or labor services against his/her will.”…

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Human trafficking, especially for labour, is rife in SA | News

South Africa has never prosecuted a high-level human-trafficking syndicate, despite being internationally regarded as being an “ideal location” for the multinational criminal industry.The international syndicates are well known. A 2016 United States Trafficking in Persons report identified Nigeria, China, Russia, Bulgaria and Thailand as being home to the kingpins behind the biggest syndicates.But, Marcel van…

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What Is Human Trafficking? | Office on Trafficking in Persons

Recruiting includes proactive targeting of vulnerability and grooming behaviors Harboring includes isolation, confinement, monitoring Transporting includes movement and arranging travel Providing includes giving to another individual Obtaining includes forcibly taking, exchanging something for ability to control *Soliciting includes offering something of value *Patronizing includes receiving something…

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Human trafficking | crime | Britannica.com

Human trafficking, also called trafficking in persons, form of modern-day slavery involving the illegal transport of individuals by force or deception for the purpose of labour, sexual exploitation, or activities in which others benefit financially. Human trafficking is a global problem affecting people of all ages. It is estimated that approximately 1,000,000 people are trafficked…

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Human Trafficking | State of California – Department of Justice

Home Human Trafficking Human trafficking is the world’s fastest growing criminal enterprise and is an estimated $150 billion-a-year global industry. It is a form of modern day slavery that profits from the exploitation of our most vulnerable populations. Attorney General Becerra is focused on combating the pervasive issue of human trafficking…

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Human Trafficking Kentucky Attorney General

24/7 Chat and Text capabilities added to National Human Trafficking HotlineGet help, report a tip or request services any time. BeFree SMS Text number: 233733 Chat online: www.humantraffickinghotline.org The Office of the Attorney General has established itself as the leading agency in Kentucky’s fight against human trafficking, a modern-day form of slavery in which adults and children are…

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Social Impact – Human Trafficking

Social Impacts of Human Trafficking        The social impacts of human trafficking are rather universal. This does not denote them as being not a serious matter, nonetheless. Those who have truly experienced human trafficking are the ones who must cope with the majority of the social impacts. Although, HIV and AIDS can be…

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