#Sex Trafficking

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 17, 2018

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 21, 2018

    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

    Working as 'Human Interceptors,' Nepalese Women Catch Traffickers

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 13, 2018

    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

    Indian Sex Trafficking Survivors Take Their #MeToo Stories Online

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 5, 2018

    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

    Postal Worker Reunited With Teen He Saved From Sex Trafficking

    By Dana Brandes-Simon  and  Carmen Singer|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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 5, 2018

    The world is failing them, activists say. Read more

  • Article: Indian Child Brides Are Being Sold As Sex Slaves and Servants, Officials Say

    Indian Child Brides Are Being Sold As Sex Slaves and Servants, Officials Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 1, 2018

    Child marriage in India has been cut in half, but it's still a common practice in some areas. Read more