Sex Trafficking

Governor Ron DeSantis Reappoints Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and Jeanette Rubio to the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking – Governor Ron DeSantis
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Governor Ron DeSantis Reappoints Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and Jeanette Rubio to the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking – Governor Ron DeSantis

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the reappointment of Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and Jeanette Rubio to the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking.  Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez Lieutenant Governor Nuñez was elected Florida’s first-ever female Hispanic Lieutenant Governor in 2018. She previously served as a State Representative of the Florida House of Representatives…

Austin Independent School District Leads Nation in Technology-Enabled Child Safety Programs
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Austin Independent School District Leads Nation in Technology-Enabled Child Safety Programs

Innovative Interactive Child Safety Program Raises Funds To Support Pilot School AUSTIN, Texas – Aug. 5, 2018 – PRLog — Who teaches children about the dangers of meeting a stranger online? Recognizing an unhealthy relationship? Can they recognize or avoid sex trafficking? McCallum High School, in the Austin Independent School District, is Piloting a program to answer those questions. In Texas alone,…

San Diego Area Middle School Integrates Virtual Reality Human Trafficking Awareness Education
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San Diego Area Middle School Integrates Virtual Reality Human Trafficking Awareness Education

Vista Innovation Design Academy (VIDA) Incorporates Radical Empathy Education Foundation’s One Generation Program Into Their Middle School Curriculum During a school day on a Friday, teachers and students took a break from their classes to walk in the shoes of a victim of minor sex trafficking, through the innovative human trafficking awareness education program called…

Libraries in Chester County step up to help fight sex trafficking – Daily Local
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Libraries in Chester County step up to help fight sex trafficking – Daily Local

Public libraries throughout Chester County have begun an effort that officials hope may give assistance to the possible victims of human trafficking who patronize their facilities. Earlier this month, the county’s 17 local libraries and the two county libraries started posting flyers advertising details of the National Human Trafficking Hotline number in bathroom stalls. The…

Forty per cent of online escort ads in B.C. suggest child trafficking: Study – Vancouver Sun
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Forty per cent of online escort ads in B.C. suggest child trafficking: Study – Vancouver Sun

“Teens or older children are at greater risk for online recruitment, as they often have unfettered internet access with limited monitoring by parents or guardians.” — Study authors Publishing date: Jul 17, 2022 Roughly 40 per cent of online ads offering escort and sex work services in B.C. included language indicating child sex trafficking, according to…

After a Decade of Fighting Human Trafficking, Rescue:Freedom Changes Name to Atlas Free to Scale the Movement Further – GlobeNewswire
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After a Decade of Fighting Human Trafficking, Rescue:Freedom Changes Name to Atlas Free to Scale the Movement Further – GlobeNewswire

After a Decade of Fighting Human Trafficking, Rescue:Freedom Changes Name to Atlas Free to Scale the Movement Further  GlobeNewswire