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HUMAN TRAFFICKING
IS SLAVERY

It is the illegal trade of human beings. It Is the recruitment, control, and use of people and their bodies for someone else’s benefit. 

21 MILLION PEOPLE ARE TRAFFICKED GLOBALLY

ONLY 1% ARE EVER RESCUED

Modern Day Slavery

People everywhere are being bought and sold against their will–right now in the 21st century. 

Phrases like ‘slavery’ and ‘human trafficking’ can feel ambiguous but the reality is:

Slavery is violence

Slavery is physical abuse.

Slavery is verbal abuse.

Slavery is sexual abuse.

Slavery is forced prostitution.

Slavery is barbaric working conditions. 

The good news? Slavery is more stoppable than ever! 

Who

There are no limits to age, caste, colour, class, sex, creed, or race. Traffickers target any and all vulnerabilities in people, in practically every country around the globe.

Where

While there's virtually no country where trafficking doesn't exist, some places have more vulnerable people than others.

Why

For the purposes of sexual exploitation, forced labour, domestic servitude, child begging, child soldiers, and organ harvesting.

How people are Trafficked

Using force, fraud, or coercion traffickers recruit their victims

Common Methods Used

1. False job advertisement (fraud)

2.  Unknown Method 

3. Sold by Family (force, fraud, or coercion)

4. Loverboy (usually force or coercion)

5. Tricked By a Friend (force, fraud, or coercion)

6. Abduction

7. Other

8. False Immigration(fraud)

There are more slaves in the world today than any other point in history

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