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Kids Now Casting: Seeking Actors for Mexico Portion of Series ‘Can You See Me,’ Combatting Human Trafficking

In the season of charitable giving, here’s a job opportunity that allows you to act in a major series while also bringing awareness to a major global issue. “Can You See Me” is looking to cast talent for its upcoming “Mexico” part. The...Show More Summary

Mayo Clinic, the Link Launch One-of-a-Kind Gift Registry to Help Victims of Sex Trafficking

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- As game day approaches, Mayo Clinic and The Link have teamed up to announce the launch of as part of an effort to raise awareness about sex trafficking and inspire people to make a difference by helping victims who have been trafficked.

Advocates Raise Awareness about the Hidden and Ignored Suffering of Male Sex Trafficking Victims

Organizations call attention to the lack of resources available to male sex abuse and trafficking victims.

District Attorney talks human trafficking at Laguna Woods council meeting

Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas made a presentation about human trafficking to Laguna Woods City Council on Wednesday, July 19, discussing the prevalence of the crime in the county and how community awareness is vital to diminishing it. Rackauckas said that since the District Attorney’s Office created the Human Exploitation and Trafficking unit to […]

Wife of Ohio pastor accused of child sex trafficking resigns from youth services board

5 months agoNews : The Raw Story

After news broke that an Ohio woman was aware of her husband’s alleged sex trafficking of a minor but didn’t report him, that same woman has now resigned from her position on the Lucas County Child Services Board. As the Toledo Blade reports, Laura Lloyd-Jenkins, a former administrator...

MN: MnDOT Initiative Raises Awareness for Human Trafficking

The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin installing posters in 41 rest areas across the state this week to educate the traveling public about human trafficking and to encourage them to report suspicious activity.

County re-launches sex trafficking awareness campaign on OCTA buses to focus on child victims

ANAHEIM In 2012, as various Orange County agencies teamed up to address the sexual exploitation of children, they discovered 17 victims in the county. A year later, the number had more than doubled, to 35, and last year, it multiplied again, to 75. “The natural question of course is, is it getting worse, or are we bringing more […]

Art Held Hostage: Italy's Carabinieri issue its new online bulletin of stolen works of art

7 months agoArts : ARCAblog

Since 1972 Italy's Comando Carabinieri Tutela Patrimonio Culturale has published a periodic bulletin that has proven to be a valuable tool towards raising awareness and working to combat illicit trafficking and the theft of works of art. Show More Summary

Save My Seoul: Director Jason Y. Lee Raises Awareness of Human Trafficking in South Korea

Prostitution is a worldwide problem. In even in conservative South Korea, this dark issue even clouds the country that prides itself on ethics and values. American Director Jason Y. Lee travels to South Korea to film Save My Seoul, a documentary that looks into the rampant prostitution and sex trafficking in South Korea. Show More Summary

The Coast Guard Is Busting Record Amounts of Drugs

Evan Maguire, Brian Slattery Security, Americas While the Coast Guard has about 80 percent awareness of all illegal drug trafficking into U.S. ports, resource constraints currently prevent the Coast Guard from pursuing 60 percent ofShow More Summary

Honoring Those Who Protect Wildlife

People who purchase illegally trafficked animal products are often aware they shouldn’t have bought that ivory bracelet or crocodile purse, but they rarely know the whole story of how that illegal product ends up on the shelf.

With Eyes in the Sky, Flight Attendants Fight Human Trafficking

10 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Reports of human trafficking have risen yearly since 2007 — a sign awareness may be growing. A team of airline workers has battled the problem for several years.

SEPTA Raises Awareness for Human Trafficking Prevention Month

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) is working to raise awareness in connection with National Human Trafficking Month, directing customers to signs that provide resources for reporting suspected incidents.

National Day of Human Trafficking Awareness

January 11 is National Day of Human Trafficking Awareness. The United States Congress designated this day in 2007 with the aim of raising awareness and encouraging people to take action to combat human trafficking.

It’s Human Trafficking Awareness Day: Here’s How to Get Your Supply Chains Out of the Dark

Categories: CSR, Supply Risk, Supply Risk Management Tags: General News, Process and Best Practice The issue of forced labor is incredibly serious business when it comes to major supply chain risks. Not only that, it is also incredibly...Show More Summary

Stop Human Trafficking: The Role of Tech & Public-Private Partnerships

11 months agoTechnology : Forbes: Tech

Photo Credit: Bucks Coalition Against Trafficking January 11th marks National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, an opportunity for community members to show support for trafficking victims and survivors through simple acts–like wearing...Show More Summary

End Trafficking Campaign

January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Ethically produced Not a Sweatshirt sweatshirt helps victims of sex trafficking

What if the clothing you buy could make a positive difference in the world? Sudara’s “Not a Sweatshirt” sweatshirt aims to help victims of sex trafficking by raising awareness and using funds to train and employ former victims in India. Show More Summary

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