#Sex Trafficking

  • Article: Record Number of Girls Reported as Human Trafficking Victims: UN
    Girls & Women

    Record Number of Girls Reported as Human Trafficking Victims: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2019

    Almost one-third of victims are children. Read more

  • Article: Indian Trafficking Survivors Just Sent Thousands of Postcards to Push for a New Law
    Girls & Women

    Indian Trafficking Survivors Just Sent Thousands of Postcards to Push for a New Law

    Dec. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists and survivors are urging lawmakers to pass already proposed legislation. Read more

  • Article: This Nigerian Crime Fighter Uses the Spirit World to Catch Sex Traffickers
    Girls & Women

    This Nigerian Crime Fighter Uses the Spirit World to Catch Sex Traffickers

    Sept. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Before leaving for Europe, women are made to take part in black magic rituals, known as juju. Read more

  • Article: Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers
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    Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers

    Sept. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Asia is the fastest-growing and second-largest region for human trafficking in the world. Read more

  • Article: Indian Sex Trafficking Survivors Take Their #MeToo Stories Online
    Girls & Women

    Indian Sex Trafficking Survivors Take Their #MeToo Stories Online

    Sept. 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Of 20 million commercial sex workers in India, 16 million women and girls are trafficking victims. Read more

  • Article: Postal Worker Reunited With Teen He Saved From Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Postal Worker Reunited With Teen He Saved From Sex Trafficking

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 6, 2018

    The story brings attention to the problem of sex trafficking in the US. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Defunds Legal Services for Survivors of Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Trump Administration Defunds Legal Services for Survivors of Sex Trafficking

    By Joanna Prisco|July 9, 2018

    A sudden decision by the administration has left victims and advocates reeling. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Yazidi Girls and Women Still Missing After Being Forced Into Sex Slavery
    Girls & Women

    Thousands of Yazidi Girls and Women Still Missing After Being Forced Into Sex Slavery

    June 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The world is failing them, activists say. Read more