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3D Printed Rhino Horns: A Severely Flawed Attempt at a Trafficking Solution

EcoBeat Staff – Rhino horns are one of the most valuable substances on the market in China and Vietnam due to their supposed health benefits. On average, just a singular pound of rhino horn can fetch a price of $30,000 according to the  451 more words

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Updated SeaWatch Migrant Rescue blog Nos. 6 & 7

The SeaWatch Migrant Rescue blog has been updated with news of the team’s progress down into the Mediterranean and also analysis of anti-smuggling law and migrant rights by Daniel Shepherd, Human Rights at Sea Intern and Seawatch spokesperson.



Human Trafficking: The Giant Ocean Case: Challenges in Securing Justice for Exploited Fishermen

USAID’s Counter Trafficking in Persons II (CTIP) Program launched its video “The Giant Ocean Case: Challenges in Securing Justice for Exploited Fishermen.” The 30-minute video exposes the human trafficking ring behind the former recruitment agency, Giant Ocean International Limited, convicted for human trafficking in Cambodia. 55 more words


Press Release: Human Rights at Sea supporting efforts to locate migrant vessels abandoned at sea off Thailand



LONDON. 14 May 2015. Human rights at Sea (HRAS) continues to work directly with organisations in SE Asia in the on-going matters of abandoned migrants abandoned at sea by traffickers, including Reuters. 535 more words


Home of the Free?

I found this note I wrote over a year ago. I thought since today we join with A21 and shine a light on slavery it maybe time to share.   788 more words

Never-ending cycle

The other week I met a woman whose story made a huge impact on me. Hundreds of thousands of women around the world are experiencing the very same thing as she does – perhaps millions of women. 264 more words

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