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  • Article: Doctors in Rural India Advise Unnecessary Hysterectomies, Driving Families Into Debt

    Doctors in Rural India Advise Unnecessary Hysterectomies, Driving Families Into Debt

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 8, 2019

    Doctors scammed village women into having the costly procedure for minor ailments. Read more

  • Article: Activists Are Using This Surprising Item to Fight Sex Trafficking at the Super Bowl

    Activists Are Using This Surprising Item to Fight Sex Trafficking at the Super Bowl

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 1, 2019

    Big sporting events regularly trigger an influx of sex workers and human trafficking Read more

  • Article: This Instagram Comic Series Teaches Teens How to Fight Modern Slavery

    This Instagram Comic Series Teaches Teens How to Fight Modern Slavery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 2, 2018

    'Wolves in the Street' warns about human trafficking. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says

    Rohingya Refugee Girls Were Sold Into Forced Labor, UN Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 17, 2018

    The International Organization for Migration has identified scores of human trafficking cases. Read more

  • Article: Nadia Murad Is Using 100% of Her Nobel Peace Prize Money to Fight Sex Trafficking

    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: CEOs Have Unique Power to Lead Anti-Slavery Fight, Business Leader Says

    CEOs Have Unique Power to Lead Anti-Slavery Fight, Business Leader Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 26, 2018

    "CEOs have a responsibility to lead the charge against the modern slave trade." Read more

  • Article: Replacing Workers With Robots Will Increase Trafficking and Slavery: Report

    Replacing Workers With Robots Will Increase Trafficking and Slavery: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 13, 2018

    In the coming decades, 36 million people could lose their jobs to automation in Vietnam alone. Read more

  • Article: This Online Tool Helps Seafood Companies Fight Slavery

    This Online Tool Helps Seafood Companies Fight Slavery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 16, 2018

    It's designed to prevent human trafficking, child labor, and other human rights violations. Read more