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Human Trafficking News

The children sent to a DR Congo 'holiday camp' never to come back

A court in Belgium is investigating an orphanage for alleged abduction and trafficking of children from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Children were brought to Belgium and adopted by families who had been told they were orphans. Years later, DNA tests have proved that in some cases they were not.

Female garment workers in Lesotho factories are being forced into sex

A new report claims women in Lesotho are coerced into sexual relationships by supervisors, co-workers, and managers who threaten to terminate contracts if they do not comply

India - Mumbai woman arrested for abducting, making 16-year-old a sex slave

A teenaged boy came out of sex slavery after 40 days. The Mumbai Police finally managed to arrest the accused, a 38-year-old woman.

Organ trafficking linked to SA men's disappearance in Vietnam

According to the Gift of the Givers, organ traffickers may be behind the disappearance of two South African teachers in Vietnam.

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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