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 […]
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...
April is child abuse prevention and awareness month.
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.
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 […]
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
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
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
CNN: SEX TRAFFICKING - THE NEW SLAVERY
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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
January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month
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
Amal Clooney Introduces ISIS Human Trafficking Survivor & raises awareness! Lauraramoniquers, In the past we’ve done articles on Human Trafficking and what a huge issue it is all over the… The post Amal Clooney Introduces ISIS HumanShow More Summary
Wildlife trafficking is serious business – so serious that the cast of AMC’s hit drama The Walking Dead have taken some time away from fighting zombies to film a new nationwide campaign to raise awareness about the illegal trade. AnShow More Summary
A survey by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has found that 76 percent of almost 1,400 migrants and refugees interviewed had been aware of offers of money for blood, body parts and organs, as well as human trafficking and other exploitation.