#Trafficking

  • Article: Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It

    Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It

    From International Justice Mission|Oct. 18, 2018

    Human trafficking generates over $150 billion a year — and all of us are funding it. Read more

  • Article: This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert

    This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert

    By Imogen Calderwood|Co-op|Oct. 18, 2018

    In the UK alone, there are 136,000 people believed to be living in slavery. Read more

  • Article: Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain

    Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 18, 2018

    Over 2,000 children suspected to have been trafficked were referred to the government in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Prince William Is Leading 30 World Banks to Crack Down on the Illegal Wildlife Trade

    Prince William Is Leading 30 World Banks to Crack Down on the Illegal Wildlife Trade

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 16, 2018

    The UK is full on cracking down on the trafficking and poaching of animals. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children

    Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 18, 2018

    It aims to make the children feel like they are in a home rather than an institution. Read more

  • Article: The UK and US Just Signed a Major Pledge to Crack Down on FGM

    The UK and US Just Signed a Major Pledge to Crack Down on FGM

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2018

    A British survivor warned schoolgirls are being pressured into FGM in the playground. Read more

  • Article: 6 Myths About Human Trafficking and 3 Ways You Can Help End It

    6 Myths About Human Trafficking and 3 Ways You Can Help End It

    From International Justice Mission|July 30, 2018

    Trafficking is a crime that thrives in secrecy. Read more

  • Article: This British Comedian Used Common Twitter Trolls to Raise £120K For Women's Charity

    This British Comedian Used Common Twitter Trolls to Raise £120K For Women's Charity

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 9, 2018

    Richard Herring is responding to every one of these annoying queries. Read more