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THE FACTS

What is human trafficking?

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“Trafficking in persons” or “human trafficking” are terms for the act of recruiting, harboring, transporting, providing, or obtaining a person for compelled labor or commercial sex acts through the use of force, fraud, or coercion. 

Trafficking is:

  • a human rights violation
  • forced sexual exploitation of adults
  • commercial sexual exploitation of children
  • labor trafficking 
  • forced marriage  

Human Trafficking Takes Place EVERYWHERE!

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