#sex trafficking

  • Article: Indigenous Women and Girls at Great Risk of Human Trafficking, Survivor Says

    Indigenous Women and Girls at Great Risk of Human Trafficking, Survivor Says

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 28, 2019

    “They think we're broken, but we're not.” Read more

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

    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

    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: Activists Hope India's #MeToo Movement Will Empower Sex Trafficking Survivors

    Activists Hope India's #MeToo Movement Will Empower Sex Trafficking Survivors

    Oct. 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Indian women have used social media to tell their stories about harassment and sexual violence. Read more

  • Article: Displaced by Climate Change, Desperate Girls Turn to Prostitution

    Displaced by Climate Change, Desperate Girls Turn to Prostitution

    Oct. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I did it only for the money. I had to buy food. I had to survive." Read more

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

    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: Traffickers in Mexico Hold Children Hostage to Force Mothers Into Sex Work

    Traffickers in Mexico Hold Children Hostage to Force Mothers Into Sex Work

    Sept. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Globally, nearly 5 million people are forced into sexual exploitation. Read more

  • Article: South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    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