#Sexual Exploitation

  • Article: Jeffrey Epstein Scandal: An Important Reminder Thousands of Girls Are Trafficked Across the US

    Jeffrey Epstein Scandal: An Important Reminder Thousands of Girls Are Trafficked Across the US

    By Daniele Selby|July 18, 2019

    Epstein’s alleged victims were vulnerable young girls — like most trafficking victims globally. Read more

  • Article: UN to Investigate Reports of Cyclone Idai Survivors Asked to Trade Sex for Food

    UN to Investigate Reports of Cyclone Idai Survivors Asked to Trade Sex for Food

    April 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women say local leaders demanded sex in exchange for food aid. Read more

  • Article: Britain Will Boost Support for Slavery Survivors After Court Challenge

    Britain Will Boost Support for Slavery Survivors After Court Challenge

    Nov. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    At least 13,000 people in the UK are believed to be victims of modern slavery. Read more

  • Article: Dozens of Senegalese Girls Have Been Sexually Exploited at School, Report Says

    Dozens of Senegalese Girls Have Been Sexually Exploited at School, Report Says

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 19, 2018

    Girls were coerced into having sex with teachers for better grades, food, and money. Read more

  • Article: Heroic Londoner's 'Gut Instinct' Saves Young Kenyan Girls From Child Rapist

    Heroic Londoner's 'Gut Instinct' Saves Young Kenyan Girls From Child Rapist

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Carmen Singer|Sept. 13, 2018

    David Bushell was on holiday when he saw another Englishman with young girls. Read more

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

    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: These Color-Coded Stickers Could Help Save Girls at Risk of FGM

    These Color-Coded Stickers Could Help Save Girls at Risk of FGM

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 4, 2018

    The color-coded system helps authorities identify exactly where victims are. Read more

  • Article: Venezuela's Crisis Has Put Women and Children at Higher Risk of Being Trafficked

    Venezuela's Crisis Has Put Women and Children at Higher Risk of Being Trafficked

    Aug. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Traffickers are targeting migrants desperate to send money to their families. Read more