#Human Trafficking

  • Article: Desperate Rohingya Refugees Are Turning to Traffickers, UN Warns
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    Desperate Rohingya Refugees Are Turning to Traffickers, UN Warns

    July 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thai police have reported a rise in trafficking from Myanmar to Malaysia this year. Read more

  • Article: Jeffrey Epstein Scandal: An Important Reminder Thousands of Girls Are Trafficked Across the US
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    Jeffrey Epstein Scandal: An Important Reminder Thousands of Girls Are Trafficked Across the US

    By Daniele Selby|July 18, 2019

    Epstein’s alleged victims were vulnerable young girls — like most trafficking victims globally. Read more

  • Article: More Than 500 Suspected Human Trafficking Victims Were Locked Up in the UK Last Year
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    More Than 500 Suspected Human Trafficking Victims Were Locked Up in the UK Last Year

    July 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    New data shows how many people detained under immigration laws are likely victims of slavery. Read more

  • Article: Southeast Asia Urged to Improve Women's Rights to Stop Bride Trafficking
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    Southeast Asia Urged to Improve Women's Rights to Stop Bride Trafficking

    June 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 1,100 trafficked women were rescued in China in 2018. Read more

  • Article: These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil
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    These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil

    May 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Trans women have become the key to building victims' trust and confidence up enough to escape. Read more

  • Article: Soap Opera 'Coronation Street' Is Bringing the Story of Modern Slavery in Britain to TV
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    Soap Opera 'Coronation Street' Is Bringing the Story of Modern Slavery in Britain to TV

    April 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The storyline revolves around a nail salon worker trafficked by an Eastern European slavery ring. Read more

  • Article: 'I Am Not for Sale': New Anti-Slavery Campaign Encourages Women to Build a Life in Nigeria
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    '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: Thousands of Children Who Survived Cyclone Idai Now Face Slavery and Forced Marriage
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    Thousands of Children Who Survived Cyclone Idai Now Face Slavery and Forced Marriage

    April 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Families struggling to survive face new risks in the wake of the devastating cyclone. Read more