HUMAN TRAFFICKING RESOURCES

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These are Human Trafficking Resources.
Please also see:
Bonded Labor/Debt Bondage || Exploitation of Immigrants by Traffickers/Employers
Human Organ Trafficking


ARTICLES/INFORMATION/RESEARCH
(click here for Organizations/Agencies)

Women recall trauma, being forced to have sex with up to 60 men a day at sentencing of pimps in New York sex trafficking ring
Brothers Benito Lopez-Perez, 35, Anastasio Romero-Perez, 40, and Jose Gabino Barrientos-Perez, 52, were sentenced to prison in a Brooklyn courtroom for their sex trafficking ring. Their victims served men in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut and were also subject to brutal beatings.
Daily News, February 07, 2014

Florida mom brings daughter, 15, to New York for Super Bowl prostitution and 'fetish stuff': cops
Bronx detectives, trolling the Web pretending to be johns, struck a deal to pay the girl $200 for an undisclosed sex act at Midtown hotel.
Daily News, January 30, 2014

Americans use the Internet to abandon children adopted from overseas
Reuters Investigates, September 09, 2013

Australian pair in L.A. convicted for making child porn with 'adopted son' from Russia
Daily News, June 29, 2013

Challenges of Human Trafficking in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com, January 03, 2013

Father and son busted on sex-ring raps
Daily News, April 23, 2012

Shared Hope International Releases America's Child Sex Trafficking Report Card
AOL, December 02, 2011

Woman escapes from sex traffickers: cops
Daily News, November 28, 2011

Veteran NYPD cop busted in Albany for stalking 11-year-old girl on way to school
Daily News, June 24, 2010

Girls saved from forced marriage
Once called "arranged marriages." Never was a "choice." But it took a terrorism threat to actually protect children....
CNN, April 19, 2010

5 charged in New Jersey child rape case
CNN, April 4, 2010

Nigeria doctor 'impregnated girls and sold the babies'
BBC News, December 31, 2009

Running in the Shadows: For Runaways on the Street, Sex Buys Survival
New York Times, October 27, 2009

Report: 10,000 People in U.S. Work in Forced Labor
The Associated Press, September 24, 2004

Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000: Trafficking in Persons Report
From the U.S. Department of State, June 2004

People Smuggler Gets Life In Prison For Cuban Woman's Death
Sun-Sentinel, November 22, 2002

Judge: Private Cause of Action Exists for Involuntary Servitude
New York Law Journal, August 21, 2002

Babies Stolen For Sale On Chinese Black Market
The Times, February 1, 2002

Pair Convicted of Enslaving Housekeeper
Washington Post, December 21, 2001

African Children 'Being Held for Debts'
BBC News, December 19, 2001

Feds: Woman Trafficked Vermont Girls to NYC
ABC News, December 14, 2001

Lawyers Told to Act Against Central America's Child Sex Trade
OneWorld.net, November 1, 2001

Harsh Chinese Reality Feeds a Black Market in Women
New York Times, June 25, 2001

I.N.S. Both Jailer and Parent to Children Without Nation
New York Times, June 24, 2001

Romania's Traffic in Babies
From ABC News' 20/20, June 8, 2001

East: Trafficking Of Women On Rise In Eastern Europe (Part 1)
Russia: With No Jobs At Home, Women Fall Victim To Trafficking (Part 2)
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, May 23, 2001

Children Sold as Slaves in West Africa
From ABC News' World News Tonight, May 22, 2001

Albanian Girls Trafficked for Sex
from ABC News' World News Tonight, May 21, 2001

Russian Women Fight Sex Trafficking
Associated Press, May 16, 2001

US Breaks Up Human Smuggling Ring
Associated Press, May 4, 2001

U.S. to Crack Down on Human Trafficking, Ashcroft Says
Kansas City Star, March 27, 2001

Child Asylum Seekers Sold For Sex
BBC News, March 8, 2001

EU 'to Protect' Sex Slaves
BBC News, March 8, 2001

Four Charged with Enslaving Russian Women
CNN, February 22, 2001

China's Infant Cash Crop
Time, January 29, 2001

Mafia Makes Billions From Trafficking People - U.N. Says
Reuters, December 15, 2000

World Faces Deluge of Human Trafficking
Reuters, August 31, 2000

Baby Selling is a Major Business in Guatemala
Miami Herald, June 4, 2000

U.S. Slavery Did Not End in 1865
Times Daily, April 3, 2000

New U.S. Slave Trade
International Herald Tribune, April 3, 2000

Kyrgyz Sex Trade FlourishesInstitute for War & Peace Reporting, March 21, 2000

International Trafficking in Women to the United States: A Contemporary Manifestation of Slavery and Organized Crime
Center for the Study of Intelligence, November 1999 [PDF]

Vietnamese Women Are Kidnapped and Later Sold in China as Brides
Wall Street Journal, August 3, 1999

Global Programme Against the Trafficking in Human Beings
An outline for action from the UN Center for International Crime Prevention, 1999 [PDF]

Trafficking of Women Into the European Union
New England School of Law International & Comparative Law Annual, 1999

Contemporary Forms of Slavery
U.N. High Commission for Human Rights fact sheet regarding contemporary forms of slavery, including trafficking, forced labor, debt bondage, and the sale of children (June 1991)

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ORGANIZATIONS/AGENCIES
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Amnesty International
322 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (212) 807-8400
www.amnesty.org

Anti-Slavery International
Thomas Clarkson House
The Stableyard, Broomgrove Road
London SW9 9TL
United Kingdom
Phone: 020 7501 8920
www.antislavery.org
ASI works to abolish "modern slavery," including bonded and forced labor, child labor and commercial sexual exploitation, immigrant trafficking, forced early marriage, and the chattel system.

Casa Alianza
Paseo de la reforma 111
Colonia Guerrero
Mexico D.F. 06300
Mexico
www.casa-alianza.org
Casa Alianza is dedicated to the rehabilitation and defense of street children in Latin American countries.

Coalition Against Trafficking in Women
P.O. Box 9338
N. Amherst, MA 01059
www.catwinternational.org

Counter-Trafficking Service
International Organization for Migration
17 Route des Moullons
C.P. 71 CH-1211
Geneva 19 Switzerland
Phone: 022 717 9111
www.iom.int/en/who/main_service_areas_counter.shtml
Dedicated to assisting trafficked migrants through protection, counseling, free legal and medical services, assisted return and re-integration.

ECPAT International
(End Child Prostitution/Pornography and Trafficking)
328 Phayathai Road
Bangkok 10400 Thailand
www.ecpat.net

Inter-Agency Project on Trafficking in Women & Children in the Mekong Sub-Region
Phone: 02 288-2213
www.un.or.th/TraffickingProject/

La Strada C.R.
P.O. Box 305
111 21 Praha 1
Czech Republic
Phone: 222 721 810
www.ecn.cz/lastrada/czechia/index_en.html
Non-profit organization dedicated to preventing trafficking of women and children, supporting victims, influencing legislation, and disseminating information.

Maiti Nepal
P.O.Box: 9599
Gaushala
Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: 01-4492904
www.maitinepal.org
Maiti Nepal is an organization dedicated to the prevention of trafficking Nepali girls for prostitution and other forms of forced labor, through intervention and legal advocacy.

Networking Against Trafficking in Women and Girls
Kvinnoforum
Karlbergsvägen 77
SE- 113 35 Stockholm
Sweden
Phone: 08 56 22 88 00
www.qweb.kvinnoforum.se/projects/trafficking.asp
A project of the Foundation of Women's Forum/Stiftelsen Kvinnoforum.

OSCE [Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe]
www.osce.org/cthb
Wallnerstrasse 6
1010 Vienna
Austria
Tel: +43 1 514 36 6000
Fax: +43 1 514 36 6996
The OSCE is the world's largest regional security organization whose 56 participating States span the geographical area from Vancouver to Vladivostok.

Solwodi (Solidarity)
www.solwodi.de
German group dedicated to ending the trafficking of women, and to assisting trafficked women throughout Germany.

Stop Trafficking
U.S. Anti-Trafficking Working Group
U.S. Department of State
2001 "C" Street, N.W., Suite 6934
Washington, DC 20520-7512
Phone: (202) 647-5440
secretary.state.gov/www/picw/trafficking/home.htm
Research on human trafficking, U.S. government response, regional initiatives, articles, cases and laws, resources and reference materials.

Trafficking in Human Beings
Australian Institute of Criminology
G.P.O. Box 2944
Canberra, ACT 2601 Australia
Phone: (02) 6260 9200
http://www.aic.gov.au/research/traffick/

Trafficking in Persons Awareness Programs
Resources from the U.S. Department of State

Trafficking Information and Referral Hotline
Toll-free: 1-888-373-7888
Run by the Covenant House, sponsored by HHS in collaboration with the Department of Justice, to allow victims of trafficking to be instantly referred to a pre-screened aid organization in the victim's area.

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