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Human Trafficking News

UK - Two 'travellers' are found GUILTY of sex trafficking and grooming two under-age girls in care into being raped by men in hotel rooms

"Two men raped and trafficked underage girls after luring them from their care home to a hotel so others could also sexually assault them."

Sex trafficking in San Antonio Underage girl

For months, he and the teenage girl had been trading messages over Facebook, their tone increasingly flirtatious. When she confessed to him one day that she had run away from home, he told her to meet him at the park.

Spain tries ‘Swedish model’ to address prostitution’s legal limbo

The Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE) is drafting a sweeping bill to address the legal limbo affecting prostitution, which is neither regulated or criminalized in this country.

Why shelter homes feel like prisons for sex trafficking survivors, and how to change this

"While the comparison of a brothel and a shelter home may surprise many, beneath the surface, examination of the two shows stark similarities."

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...

TEENS NOT 4 SALE is focused on providing Teens with the necessary information to keep themselves safe from traffickers. The website also gives comprehensive information on WHAT IS HUMAN TRAFFICKING; SPOT THE SIGNS; SAFETY TIPS and more...