INTERNATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING INSTITUTE

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"Continue to build movements stretching across the globe because we must put away our willingness to profit from the exploitation of others.”

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End Modern Slavery

February 7, 2020

By: EndSlaveryNow. Org An estimated 20.9 million [individuals] are victims of forced labor, a type of enslavement that captures labor and sexual exploitation. Forced labor is most like historical American…

Labor trafficking and debt bondage in the United States of America is just the ‘tip of the iceberg’.

February 7, 2020

By: Harold D’Souza August 27, 2019 There is no actual data as over 80 percent of the cases of human labor trafficking are not reported for fear of arrest, deportation,…

Kemp told the AJC he wanted to “put some more teeth” into state laws that increase penalties for those convicted of human trafficking.

February 7, 2020

By: Greg Bluestein January 6, 2020 The Atlanta Journal-Constitution / Read Full Article

Georgia man impersonated cop while trafficking, sexually abusing 17-year-old

February 7, 2020

By: Zachary Hansen January 7, 2020 A South Georgia man is accused of impersonating a law enforcement officer as part of a human trafficking and sexual abuse scheme, according to…

Ivanka Trump to visit Atlanta facilities that fight sex trafficking

February 7, 2020

By: Joshua Sharpe January 10, 2020 Ivanka Trump, the president’s daughter, and adviser plan to travel to Georgia next week to highlight and advance the administration’s work against human trafficking.…

Human Trafficking Ensnares More Than Half Of Metro Atlanta’s Homeless Youth, Georgia State Study Shows

February 7, 2020

By: Anna Varela January 21, 2019 More than half of the homeless youth in metro Atlanta have experienced human trafficking, with minority and LGBTQ youth being more likely to be…