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Attorney General James Provides Resources to Hotels to Protect Human Trafficking Victims – New York State Attorney General
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Attorney General James Provides Resources to Hotels to Protect Human Trafficking Victims – New York State Attorney General

AG James Reminds Hotels to Post Mandatory Human Trafficking Signage with Hotline Number as Summer Travel Increases NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today took action to prevent human trafficking and protect New Yorkers as summer travel and cross-border movement increases. Attorney General James provided hotel and tourism associations with cards that contain…

Human trafficking hotline established for Chester County – The Mercury
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Human trafficking hotline established for Chester County – The Mercury

WEST CHESTER — The Chester County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) announces a collaboration with the Chester County Library System, to post details of the National Human Trafficking Hotline number in bathroom stalls of libraries across the County. The information has been posted from the beginning of July – the month that includes World Day Against Trafficking…

Police arrest 130 suspcted human traffickers in European crackdown – Reuters.com
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Police arrest 130 suspcted human traffickers in European crackdown – Reuters.com

General view of the Europol building in The Hague, Netherlands December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier AMSTERDAM, July 5 (Reuters) – Police across Europe have arrested abut 130 people suspected of involvement in human trafficking in a joint operation carried out by 22 countries, the international police agency Europol said on Tuesday. The police actions, which…

Human Trafficking, the Hidden Crime – Namibian
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Human Trafficking, the Hidden Crime – Namibian

JB TJIVIKUA THE INTERNATIONAL Labour Organisation (ILO) defines human trafficking as the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of people through force, fraud, and deception, with the aim of exploiting them for profit.  Men, women and children of all ages and from all backgrounds can become victims of this crime, which occurs worldwide. It is…

Underage Marriage – Latest News – The Nation
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Underage Marriage – Latest News – The Nation

Months after Dua Zehra’s legal battle regarding the validity of her marriage began, the medical board finally determined her age to be between 15 to 16 years. Now confirmed to be a minor, this development would incriminate her 21-year-old husband. As we proceed, the judiciary must not overlook the importance of setting a precedent against…

Family holiday warning for parents of kids with a different surname to you – The Sun
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Family holiday warning for parents of kids with a different surname to you – The Sun

FAMILIES heading abroad this summer should be aware of the extra rules they must follow if their kids have different surnames from their parents. While introduced to prevent child trafficking, it could result in unaware families facing additional procedures and even missing their flight. If your offspring carry the other parent’s name and you’re taking…

Duterte to work with private sector to resolve education issues, concerns – Manila Bulletin
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Duterte to work with private sector to resolve education issues, concerns – Manila Bulletin

Vice President and Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Sara Duterte assured representatives from private schools that the government will exhaust possible means to help them as they recover from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Vice President-elect Sara Duterte delivers her inaugural address in Davao City on June 19, 2022 (Keith Bacongco / MANILA BULLETIN)…