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Human Trafficking News

Namibia - Human trafficking case transferred to High Court

A CASE in which two people are jointly facing 32 counts of organised crime, child trafficking and rape in the Walvis Bay Magistrate's Court has been transferred to the Windhoek High Court

USA - Hotel owner told undercover detective of his child sex ‘slave quarters,’ now faces trafficking charges

A business owner and vice president of a volunteer ambulance corps in Connecticut faces child sex trafficking charges after an undercover sting exposed his solicitations and “sex dungeon.”

Don't treat us like zoo animals, say trafficking survivors

Survivors of child trafficking said they do not want sympathy but to be taken seriously as they called on Wednesday for an end to the global scourge of child trafficking and exploitation.

Case reveals shame, trauma of male sex trafficking victims

Like many victims of a Connecticut sex trafficking ring that preyed on troubled young men and teenage boys for more than 20 years, Samuel Marino never told his family or police about being coerced into having sexual relations with much older men.

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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