#human trafficking

  • Article: Refugee and Migrant Children Are Being Trafficked at Record Rates, UN Says
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    Refugee and Migrant Children Are Being Trafficked at Record Rates, UN Says

    May 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "It is unconscionable that we are not adequately defending children from these predators." Read more

  • Article: Hotel Workers Are Helping Save Human Trafficking Victims in Mexico City
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    Hotel Workers Are Helping Save Human Trafficking Victims in Mexico City

    May 9, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Hotel rooms can be used to film pornography, where women and children are sexually exploited. Read more

  • Article: Meet Dessai Scott: Transgender Sex Trafficking Survivor and Advocate
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    Meet Dessai Scott: Transgender Sex Trafficking Survivor and Advocate

    April 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I can't count the amount of times I was sold or to how many men." Read more

  • Article: How One Truck Driver Saved a Woman From Sex Slavery
    Girls & Women

    How One Truck Driver Saved a Woman From Sex Slavery

    By James O'Hare|April 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Kevin Kimmel was at a gas station in Virginia when he noticed something odd. Read more

  • Article: Child Sex-Trafficking Victims Treated as Criminals in Most US States, Advocates Say
    Girls & Women

    Child Sex-Trafficking Victims Treated as Criminals in Most US States, Advocates Say

    Feb. 14, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We peel the onion, we look behind the charge" Read more

  • Article: Girls Freed From Mumbai's Brothels Learn Hindi to Retrace Trafficking Routes
    Girls & Women

    Girls Freed From Mumbai's Brothels Learn Hindi to Retrace Trafficking Routes

    Feb. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Most trafficked girls having never been to school or forced to drop out early. Read more

  • Article: Global Sex Trade Thrives Off Indigenous, Tribal and Low-caste Women
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    Global Sex Trade Thrives Off Indigenous, Tribal and Low-caste Women

    Jan. 31, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Victims of sexual exploitation are women and girls from the world's most marginalized communities. Read more

  • Video: 'I Remember the Smells, the Sights, and the Taste of Slavery': Jessa Dillow Crisp Shares Her Story
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    'I Remember the Smells, the Sights, and the Taste of Slavery': Jessa Dillow Crisp Shares Her Story

    By Jessa Dillow Crisp|Jan. 4, 2017

    "My body tried to disappear from the deep burning pain, but there was nowhere to go." Read more