#modern day slavery

  • Article: Activists Are Using This Surprising Item to Fight Sex Trafficking at the Super Bowl
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    Activists Are Using This Surprising Item to Fight Sex Trafficking at the Super Bowl

    Feb. 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Big sporting events regularly trigger an influx of sex workers and human trafficking Read more

  • Article: At Least 20,000 Nigerian Girls Found After Being Sold Into Sex Slavery
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    At Least 20,000 Nigerian Girls Found After Being Sold Into Sex Slavery

    By Jerica Deck  and  Julie Ngalle|Jan. 23, 2019

    NAPTIP says that they are in “slave-like conditions.” 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: Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says
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    Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says

    Oct. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The International Organization for Migration has identified scores of human trafficking cases. Read more

  • Article: Nadia Murad Is Using 100% of Her Nobel Peace Prize Money to Fight Sex Trafficking
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    Nadia Murad Is Using 100% of Her Nobel Peace Prize Money to Fight Sex Trafficking

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 11, 2018

    Murad was awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize last week. 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: South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day
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    South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 14, 2018

    An estimated 200,000 women were enslaved during WWII. Read more

  • Article: What Global Citizens Need to Know About Australia's New Modern Slavery Legislation
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    What Global Citizens Need to Know About Australia's New Modern Slavery Legislation

    By Madeleine Keck|July 16, 2018

    Australia has stepped up its fight to end modern slavery. Read more