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Few services exist for boys who are victims of sex trafficking


Following is an excerpt of an article written by Holly Austin Smith who is a child trafficking survivor.   Holly is very active advocating for the victims of human trafficking.  A link to the entire story on her blog is included … Continue reading

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Zimbabwe: Human Trafficking Gang Busted


“…In August last year, police arrested a 32-year-old Bulawayo man for allegedly smuggling 21 children aged between one and 16 years into South Africa.” Read More

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FBI rescues 79 children from sex trafficking across the U.S.—24% in California


The FBI announced today the rescue of 79 child victims of sex trafficking in the United States after a three-day law enforcement action in 57 cities. 104 pimps, who would be considered human traffickers under the definition of the U.S. … Continue reading

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Ireland: Children subjected to prostitution in Dublin, Cork and Kilkenny – report


THE US STATE Department’s annual report into human trafficking worldwide has said it has received reports of children being subjected to prostitution in areas such as Dublin, Cork and Kilkenny.

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Start strategies to prevent child trafficking early


“Traffickers consider the pre-teen and early teen years to be prime picking seasons for girls and boys struggling with self-identity and self-confidence issues. If we are to outsmart traffickers who are preying on our children, we must initiate prevention strategies … Continue reading

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Child prostitution inquiry: Six remanded on sex charges


Six men from Oxford have been remanded in custody after appearing in court in connection with an investigation into child exploitation in the city. The men face charges including rape, conspiring to rape a child, arranging child prostitution and trafficking.

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Searching for the lost generation


It’s a shame and a shock. Nearly 11 children go missing in India ev­ery hour and at least four of th­em are never found, says a study. The report by Bachpan Bachao An­dolan (BBA) covers 392 of India’s 640 districts … Continue reading

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