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Nepal quake survivors face threat from human traffickers supplying sex trade

Criminal networks are using the cover of rescue efforts to target poor rural communities in country from which an estimated 15,000 girls are trafficked every year, warn NGOs. Tens of thousands of young women from regions devastated by the earthquake in Nepal are being targeted by huma
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German police raid illegal Chinese brothels

Police round up sex workers in a crackdown on the sex trade in Dongguan, Guangdong province, Feb. 9, 2014. (File photo/Xinhua) Police in Germany on Tuesday busted a gang suspected of engaging in the illegal sex trade that allegedly opened seven brothels over the past five years. The p
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    What is your child worth?
    What is your child worth?

Stop Human Trafficking Conference

Discussions from the Stop Traffick! Conference The prostitution market in Germany is 60 times bigger than that of Sweden. How can there be such a difference? The latest research undertaken across the EU on the characteristics of people who buy sex may shed light on the issue. Gathered
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Trafficked victim with a client

Human Trafficking in Ireland

  In 2009 there were 66 cases of potential and suspected victims of trafficking made to the GNIB. Of these 17 were minors, 40 were in the asylum process,15 required an immigration permission, 5 were minors in the care of the HSE and 4 were EU citizens and did not require permissi
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A young girl who was rescued from human trafficking

CAMEROON – SPAIN

Ivoline was at the top of her class in nursing studies at her hometown university in Cameroon. A woman from her village offered to help Ivoline complete her university degree in Europe. Ivoline and her father thought the offer was genuine and Ivoline’s father spent his entire savings
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