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Learn More About Modern Day Slavery

While for the most part this blog is a pretty light hearted one there are going to be occasions where I just have to rant/vent/share awful news because it’s news that demands to be shared. 180 more words

All And Sundry

30 July 2014: 1st World Day against Trafficking in Persons

In 2004, I was working as gender expert and academic consultant in the Project  WEST Women East Smuggling Trafficking, (Interreg IIIA Project) with the Mountain Unlimited Association (Austria), the project coordinator: Regione Emilia-Romagna – Assessorato Politiche Sociali (Italy). 623 more words

Human Rights

Greek farmers who shot 28 workers for demanding pay walk free from court in 'scandalous, racist' verdict

A Greek court has sparked an “unprecedented racist scandal” after it cleared farmers who shot and wounded 28 Bangladeshi strawberry pickers when they asked to be paid. 517 more words


July 30 UN World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

Today July 30th we are keeping the first UN World Day Against Trafficking in Persons.  This day was proclaimed by the General Assembly in 2013.  Did you know that William Wilberforce died on July 29th in 1833.   275 more words

Trafficking In Persons

Trafficking in Persons defined

Section 3(a) of Republic Act No. 9208 (RA 9208), otherwise known as the Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2003, defines Trafficking in Persons, as follows: 835 more words

Trafficking In Persons Defined

Yes, slavery is bad. But what CAUSES it?

The business of trade in human lives is more robust than ever in history. The US State Department’s annual Trafficking in Persons Report presents a comprehensive view of how the various nations on our planet are (or are not) responding to human trafficking. 795 more words