#Child Trafficking

  • Article: City With 15,000 Homeless Kids Bans People From Giving Them Food or Money
    Food & Hunger

    City With 15,000 Homeless Kids Bans People From Giving Them Food or Money

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 29, 2019

    People who break the law could be jailed for up to six months or pay an $11 fine. Read more

  • Article: Ashton Kutcher Is Fighting Online Child Sexual Abuse With Backing From a $280 Million Fund
    Finance & Innovation

    Ashton Kutcher Is Fighting Online Child Sexual Abuse With Backing From a $280 Million Fund

    By Sushmita Roy|April 17, 2019

    Thorn is one of eight recipients of funding from the Audacious Project, a TED-backed fund. Read more

  • Article: Record Number of Girls Reported as Human Trafficking Victims: UN
    Girls & Women

    Record Number of Girls Reported as Human Trafficking Victims: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2019

    Almost one-third of victims are children. Read more

  • Article: UK 'Failing' to Save Thousands of Children From Modern Slavery
    Health

    UK 'Failing' to Save Thousands of Children From Modern Slavery

    Nov. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 2,000 children suspected to have been trafficked were referred to the government in 2017. Read more

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

    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: Mother Teresa's Charity Under Investigation for Selling Babies of Unmarried Women
    Citizenship

    Mother Teresa's Charity Under Investigation for Selling Babies of Unmarried Women

    By Daniele Selby|July 17, 2018

    Authorities were tipped off by a couple that bought a baby, only to have it taken back. Read more

  • Article: This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India
    Education

    This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017

    Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi is calling for an end to sexual violence against children. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Is a Hotbed of Modern Slavery, Campaign Reveals
    Citizenship

    Scotland Is a Hotbed of Modern Slavery, Campaign Reveals

    Sept. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The map is part of a wider strategy by the Scottish government to crack down on modern slavery. Read more