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Indonesia Urges Cambodia to Cooperate Against Human Trafficking – The Epoch Times
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Indonesia Urges Cambodia to Cooperate Against Human Trafficking – The Epoch Times

Indonesia has sought closer cooperation with the Cambodian government to eradicate human trafficking after dozens of Indonesians were trafficked to Cambodia through employment scams. Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi met with Cambodian Interior Minister Krolahom Sar Kheng in Phnom Penh on Thursday to discuss cooperation to eradicate human trafficking, which has been rife in Cambodia….

How education fights human trafficking | FairPlanet
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How education fights human trafficking | FairPlanet

July 26, 2022 Human trafficking is a profitable, hidden and, at the same time, widespread crime. According to the NGO A21, whose mission is to abolish all kinds of modern slavery, it generates an average of $150 billion in revenue every year at the cost of the freedom and safety of about 40 million people…

New report gauges federal, state response to trafficking
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New report gauges federal, state response to trafficking

SAN ANTONIO – A new report by the Human Trafficking Institute in Washington, D.C., a non-governmental organization that has issued trafficking reports every year since 2000, is giving insight into the fluctuating numbers of victims and cases across the nation. The reports include every single human trafficking case brought to federal courts nationwide. “We seek to decimate…

Women leaders write letter seeking GO implementation for trafficking survivors
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Women leaders write letter seeking GO implementation for trafficking survivors

VIJAYAWADA: Vimukthi, a state-level forum for survivors of human trafficking, has requested Chief Minister Jagan Reddy to implement the related government orders and help the women and girl survivors. Its state president P Rajani and general secretary B Pushpavathi submitted a representation to the CM. They noted that Jagan is putting in his best efforts…

Namibia Achieves Top Ranking in Fight against Human Trafficking – African Business
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Namibia Achieves Top Ranking in Fight against Human Trafficking – African Business

Namibia achieved “Tier 1” status for its actions during 2021 in the fight against human trafficking, according to a U.S. State Department Report.  This is the third consecutive year that Trafficking in Person’s (TIP) Report ranked Namibia in the top tier, and Namibia remains the only “Tier 1” African country. Visiting U.S. Under Secretary Uzra…

FBI: El Paso is major human smuggling, kidnapping destination | Texas – The Center Square
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FBI: El Paso is major human smuggling, kidnapping destination | Texas – The Center Square

(The Center Square) – El Paso, Texas, is a central destination for human smuggling and extortion, the FBI El Paso Field Office warns. The FBI has been issuing warnings and alerts nearly every month this year about kidnapping and extortion crimes occurring in the border town. [Editor’s note: Human smuggling is not human trafficking! They…

Federation of Catholic nuns aided 26,000 victims of human trafficking – Aleteia
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Federation of Catholic nuns aided 26,000 victims of human trafficking – Aleteia

Talitha Kum is an international Catholic charity that is dedicated to ending the plight of human trafficking. A federation of Catholic nuns who are devoted to ending human trafficking, Talitha Kum, is being hailed for its great work in 2021. In just the last year, the Rome-based charity organization prevented and rescued more than 26,000…

Mo Farah's Documentary Spotlights U.K.'s Migration Policy – The New York Times
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Mo Farah's Documentary Spotlights U.K.'s Migration Policy – The New York Times

Experts hope the running star’s revelations will humanize migrants’ struggles, but they don’t expect policy changes in a country that is trying to send some asylum seekers to Rwanda. LONDON — The harrowing revelation by Mo Farah, the Olympic track and field star, that he was trafficked to Britain as a young child has reverberated…

‘The new space is perfect’ – 22 girls relocate to new Lighthouse
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‘The new space is perfect’ – 22 girls relocate to new Lighthouse

Hope for Justice has moved to a new Lighthouse in Cambodia, providing a safe haven for young survivors of human trafficking and modern slavery. A total of 22 girls and young women who have been trafficked, or who were at risk of human trafficking, were safely relocated to our new Lighthouse when we moved in…

Morocco, Spain, EU to foster joint action against human trafficking networks – The North Africa Post – The North Africa Post
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Morocco, Spain, EU to foster joint action against human trafficking networks – The North Africa Post – The North Africa Post

Spain and the EU paid tribute to Morocco’s efforts to curb illegal migration as the three parties agreed to cooperate closely against migrant trafficking networks whom they blamed for the violent crossing attempt into Melilla on June 24. Moroccan authorities said 23 migrants died in a violent crossing attempt after they stormed a narrow border…