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Join faith leaders in Malaysia in fighting human trafficking

July 30, 2017 – On UN World Day of Human Trafficking, faith leaders in Malaysia signed a joint declaration against human trafficking in Kuala Lumpur.   Standing together, they declared: 174 more words

Human Trafficking

“SUMMERTIME, AND THE LIVIN' IS EASY” (EVEN FOR POPES)

Saw this news report this morning: Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced that 755 staff must leave U.S. diplomatic missions by September 1 in retaliation for new U.S. 1,084 more words

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July 30th 'World Day Against Trafficking Persons.' Who's saying What...

This picture comes from the UN Geneva Website.   The theme of the day is “Let’s act now to protect and assist trafficking victims”.  Executive Director of UNODC has issued the following   408 more words

Trafficking In Persons

Rights Groups Call for Justice Ahead of Major Thailand Trafficking Verdict

By REUTERS

JULY 18, 2017, 1:18 A.M. E.D.T.

BANGKOK — Thailand should ensure those involved in trafficking migrants are brought to justice, rights groups said on Tuesday, ahead of a verdict in a major trafficking trial involving 103 defendants that has been beset by allegations of intimidation. 683 more words

2 Tier Status: Human Trafficking in the Land of Wood and Water

By Sara-Lou Angelique Morgan-Walker

What is Human Trafficking?

Well, from the name, I could decipher that it was human beings being transferred from one location to the next. 1,695 more words

Gender Equality

Some interesting blogs on the Human Trafficking

On Friday June 23 there was a multi stakeholder hearing on the United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Person.  Both organizations – the Greek Orthodox Church and IBVM (Loretto) attended the event and did a summary. 162 more words

Guyana Women Miners Organisation

The Guyana Women Miners Organisation was launched on the 25th January 2012, and has been companioning the combat against trafficking in persons (TIP) while also seeking to empower women in mining.  249 more words

Human Rights