#Sex Trafficking

  • Article: Indian State Reserves College Spots for Trafficking Survivors
    Education

    Indian State Reserves College Spots for Trafficking Survivors

    July 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Over 23,100 human trafficking victims were rescued in 2016 in India, of which 60% were children. Read more

  • Article: These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil
    Girls & Women

    These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil

    May 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Trans women have become the key to building victims' trust and confidence up enough to escape. Read more

  • Article: Ashton Kutcher Is Fighting Online Child Sexual Abuse With Backing From a $280 Million Fund
    Finance & Innovation

    Ashton Kutcher Is Fighting Online Child Sexual Abuse With Backing From a $280 Million Fund

    By Sushmita Roy|April 17, 2019

    Thorn is one of eight recipients of funding from the Audacious Project, a TED-backed fund. Read more

  • Article: Artificial Intelligence Can Help Rescue Children Sold for Sex in Hotels
    Citizenship

    Artificial Intelligence Can Help Rescue Children Sold for Sex in Hotels

    Feb. 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The technology can identify where children are being held and lead to their rescue. Read more

  • 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
    Citizenship

    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