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Into the Light by Grace Forrest

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40.3 million people live in modern slavery globally.  25 million of those people are in forced labour.  15 million are in forced marriage.  Women and girls account for 71 percent of all victims.  25 percent, or one in four, victims are children. These statistics are an incredibly powerful tool in the fight against modern slavery….Read More

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women: Focus on Ending Human Trafficking ECPAT FRANCE Madagascar

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ECPAT FRANCE Madagascar Commercial Sexual Exploitation of children (CSEC) has been exacerbated in Madagascar by economic and political crises, with an aggravated impact on women and girls. Common forms of CSEC include the coercion of  minors into sex work, tourism-related sexual exploitation, trafficking and cyber pornography. While the Madagascan Government has put in place a range…Read More