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Human Trafficking News

South Africa - Chinese factory busted for human trafficking in Gauteng

"In a joint operation, the department, together with the South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Hawks, on Tuesday raided the premises of Beautiful City (Pty) Ltd in Village Deep, Johannesburg."

Vietnam / China - The plight of human trafficking survivors: Back from hell but to what?

"She returned to Vietnam in August after Chinese authorities raided and deported undocumented immigrants. More about how she returned later."

This Train Passenger’s Tweet Saved 25 Girls from Human Trafficking

"Many of us see this phrase plastered on posters and signs at public transportation stations, but how many of us take the time to actually say something when we do see something sketchy?"

South Africa - Cops crack Durban sex trafficking ring

"Police believe they may have uncovered a human trafficking ring operating from Phoenix in Durban after they arrested a 37-year-old man who allegedly exploited teenagers by selling them as sex slaves."

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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