#Exploitation

  • Article: Nepal’s ‘Mother Teresa’ Has Rescued Over 18,000 Girls from Sex Trafficking

    Nepal’s ‘Mother Teresa’ Has Rescued Over 18,000 Girls from Sex Trafficking

    By Gabrielle Deonath  and  Pia Gralki|July 17, 2019

    Anuradha Koirala works to help exploited Nepali women and children sold into sex slavery. Read more

  • Article: Indian Police Rescue 27 Child Workers From Biscuit Factory

    Indian Police Rescue 27 Child Workers From Biscuit Factory

    June 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "At least three boys are below 14 years of age." Read more

  • Article: Your Favorite Hazelnut Products Might Come From Syrian Refugee Child Labor

    Your Favorite Hazelnut Products Might Come From Syrian Refugee Child Labor

    By Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2019

    The companies that profit off of this state of affairs could insist on stronger labor protections. Read more

  • Article: 'I Am Not for Sale': New Anti-Slavery Campaign Encourages Women to Build a Life in Nigeria

    'I Am Not for Sale': New Anti-Slavery Campaign Encourages Women to Build a Life in Nigeria

    By Helen Lock|April 17, 2019

    The campaign focuses on positive stories of women who escaped trafficking. Read more

  • Article: The Women Who Make Your Clothes Don't Earn Enough to Make Ends Meet

    The Women Who Make Your Clothes Don't Earn Enough to Make Ends Meet

    Feb. 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A study of workers in Cambodia, Bangladesh, and India found the human cost of fast fashion. Read more

  • Article: ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain

    ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 3, 2018

    It’s the first successful prosecution involving children under the 2015 Modern Slavery Act. Read more

  • Article: Women Forced Into Sex to Pay Hospital Bills in Parts of Asia, Africa

    Women Forced Into Sex to Pay Hospital Bills in Parts of Asia, Africa

    By Andrew McMaster|Dec. 11, 2017

    Hospitals are detaining patients because they can’t afford health care. Read more

  • Article: Rihanna Just Sent a Powerful Message About Working With Trans Women

    Rihanna Just Sent a Powerful Message About Working With Trans Women

    By Andrew McMaster|Dec. 1, 2017

    The Fenty Beauty creator thinks objectifying identities for marketing is wrong. Read more