HUMAN TRAFFICKING

A GLOBAL CRISIS

” Human trafficking is a human phenomenon that has been and continues to be practiced for centuries now (Ali et al 2001). Like the global economic crisis, human trafficking is a global crisis that is inextricably linked to the current move of globalization in the sex industries involving women and children. (Hoque, 2010) “

UNODC GLOBAL REPORT ON TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS 2020

Shares of forms of exploitation among detected women victims of trafficking in persons, 2018 (or most recent)

Shares of forms of exploitation among detected men victims of trafficking in persons, 2018 (or most recent)

Shares of forms of exploitation among detected girl victims of trafficking in persons, 2018 (or most recent)

Shares of forms of exploitation among detected boy victims of trafficking in persons, 2018 (or most recent)

Human trafficking today is a huge business generating huge profits annually. 2010, according to the international labor organization, an estimated $31.6 billion in profits was accumulated through exploitation, either sexually or through coerced labor.

International Labour Organization, Forced Labour Statistics Factsheet 2012

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