#sex trafficking

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

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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