#Human Trafficking

  • Article: 100 Migrant Caravan Members Believed to Be Kidnapped by Human Traffickers
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    100 Migrant Caravan Members Believed to Be Kidnapped by Human Traffickers

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 7, 2018

    They are thought to be organized crime victims. Read more

  • Article: Britain Will Boost Support for Slavery Survivors After Court Challenge
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    Britain Will Boost Support for Slavery Survivors After Court Challenge

    Nov. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    At least 13,000 people in the UK are believed to be victims of modern slavery. Read more

  • Article: A Responsible Car Wash Scheme Will Tackle Modern Slavery in Britain
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    A Responsible Car Wash Scheme Will Tackle Modern Slavery in Britain

    Oct. 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of workers in Britain's car washes are estimated to be slaves. Read more

  • Article: IBM Wants to Use AI to Stop Human Trafficking Before It Occurs
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    IBM Wants to Use AI to Stop Human Trafficking Before It Occurs

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Data hub will collect info on money movement and compare it to ways that traffickers move money. Read more

  • Article: Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It
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    Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It

    Oct. 18, 2018|International Justice Mission

    Human trafficking generates over $150 billion a year — and all of us are funding it. Read more

  • Article: This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert
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    This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 18, 2018|Co-op

    In the UK alone, there are 136,000 people believed to be living in slavery. Read more

  • Article: Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain
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    Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain

    Oct. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: 4 Arrested in Indonesia for Selling Babies on Instagram
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    4 Arrested in Indonesia for Selling Babies on Instagram

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 12, 2018

    The account marketed itself as a ‘family welfare’ service. Read more