#sex trafficking

  • 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

  • Article: Video Calls Are Helping Trafficking Survivors Seek Justice
    Girls & Women

    Video Calls Are Helping Trafficking Survivors Seek Justice

    June 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Most of the rescued victims never return to testify against the traffickers. Read more

  • Article: Indian Brothel Owners Get Life Sentence for Child Sex Trafficking for First Time Ever
    Girls & Women

    Indian Brothel Owners Get Life Sentence for Child Sex Trafficking for First Time Ever

    March 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Fewer than 40% of trafficking cases end in conviction. Read more

  • Article: This Sex Worker Took a Brave Stand at the Las Vegas Women’s March
    Girls & Women

    This Sex Worker Took a Brave Stand at the Las Vegas Women’s March

    By David Brand|Jan. 24, 2018

    “I am a mother, I am a grandmother and I am a sex worker.” Read more