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Human Trafficking News

DR Congo's Bosco Ntaganda convicted of war crimes by ICC

Ntaganda, nicknamed "Terminator", was convicted on 18 counts including murder, rape, sexual slavery and using child soldiers.

Forbes - Five Myths About Child Labor And Why We Need To Bust Them

Myth 1: Child labor is factory labor Myth 2: Child labor only happens in poor countries Myth 3: International companies are the source of child labor Myth 4: Child labor is a stand-alone problem Myth 5: Child labor is unstoppable

USA - Jeffrey Epstein, Billionaire Long Accused of Molesting Minors, Is Charged

"Jeffrey E. Epstein, a billionaire New York financier long accused of molesting dozens of girls, was arrested on Saturday and charged with sex trafficking by federal prosecutors, an extraordinary turn of events in a long and sordid criminal case."

The living hell of young girls enslaved in Bangladesh's brothels

"Sold by traffickers, trapped for years and raped many times a day … this is the life of tens of thousands of underage girls in Bangladesh. We hear their stories"

What is Human Trafficking

“Trafficking in Persons (human trafficking) is defined as the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion, of abduction, of fraud, of deception, of the abuse of power or of a position of vulnerability or of the giving or receiving of payments or benefits to achieve the consent of a person having control over another person, for the purpose of exploitation.” (UN's Trafficking in Persons Protocol)

Human Trafficking Safety Tips

A few tips one can follow to try and prevent becoming a victim of human trafficking. This include tips for children, social media, meeting strangers...

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