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Human Trafficking News

100 people 'kidnapped' from migrant caravan by drug cartels in Mexico

At least 100 members of the migrant caravan travelling through Mexico in an attempt to reach the United States have been kidnapped by the Zetas cartel, according to human rights officials in the country.

How to keep your kids safe from traffickers

Fourie also warned against having personalised items: “Do not write your children’s names where anyone can see it (e.g. bag, clothes).

Ex-Police Chief and 13 Others Arrested in Peru for Suspected Child Trafficking

Police arrested 14 people in Peru and took a five-month-old baby into protective custody, dismantling a human trafficking ring suspected of selling children taken from vulnerable women.

South Africa - Traditional healer caught with human body parts jailed for life

The south coast traditional healer who created panic in Margate after being caught in possession of a bucket containing human body parts last month has been handed a life sentence for murder.

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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