#Human Trafficking

  • Article: Human Traffickers Are Advertising Openly on Facebook and, Tragically, Children Get a Discount
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    Human Traffickers Are Advertising Openly on Facebook and, Tragically, Children Get a Discount

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 20, 2018

    The “travel agent” ads may seem reassuring, but the reality is life-threatening. Read more

  • Article: Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers
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    Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers

    Sept. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Asia is the fastest-growing and second-largest region for human trafficking in the world. Read more

  • Article: Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines
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    Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines

    Sept. 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Police found some children as young as 10 handling dangerous chemicals. Read more

  • Article: These Color-Coded Stickers Could Help Save Girls at Risk of FGM
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    These Color-Coded Stickers Could Help Save Girls at Risk of FGM

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 4, 2018

    The color-coded system helps authorities identify exactly where victims are. Read more

  • Article: Venezuela's Crisis Has Put Women and Children at Higher Risk of Being Trafficked
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    Venezuela's Crisis Has Put Women and Children at Higher Risk of Being Trafficked

    Aug. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Traffickers are targeting migrants desperate to send money to their families. Read more

  • Article: Theresa May Vows to Find Human Traffickers and 'Bring Them to Justice' in Nigeria
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    Theresa May Vows to Find Human Traffickers and 'Bring Them to Justice' in Nigeria

    Aug. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nigerian officials welcomed the plans, but called for more joint investigations between the nations. Read more

  • Article: The End of China's Two-Child Policy Could Help Curb Human Trafficking
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    The End of China's Two-Child Policy Could Help Curb Human Trafficking

    Aug. 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women have been trafficked from Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, and Laos and sold as brides. Read more

  • Article: 31 People Charged With Rape and Human Trafficking Offences of Girls as Young as 12 in Yorkshire
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    31 People Charged With Rape and Human Trafficking Offences of Girls as Young as 12 in Yorkshire

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 15, 2018

    Five women said they were abused as children between 2005 and 2012. Read more