In conversation with Samah Mansur, an Egyptian activist who has worked on women’s rights for over ten years.
A report by Amnesty International details how European governments are actively supporting a sophisticated system of abuse and exploitation of refugees and migrants.
The CID arrested BJP women’s wing leader Juhi Chowdhury from the Batasia area close to the Indo-Nepal border in North Bengal for her alleged involvement in the Jalpaiguri child trafficking case.
Jia Pingwa’s novel uses the story of a trafficked women to expose the growing crisis in rural China.
This World Day Against Child Labour, the conversation should be about what it’s going to take to protect working children from abuse and violence.
Many missing children are thought to be in Greece, the EU country that has become the staging post for attempts by refugees hoping to reach wealthier northern Europe.
A British government official said there had not yet been a formal request from Libya to operate within its waters, but one was expected “fairly swiftly”.
The smugglers came from the same countries as the migrants, but often had EU residence permits or passports.
A global anti-trafficking plan needs to be implemented, says Britain’s Anti-Slavery Commissioner Kevin Hyland.
The stand of Hollywood actors and carceral feminists against the decriminalisation of sex work is precisely the kind of stand that makes the lives of all sex workers harder and gives no space for their voices
Trafficking has risen sharply after the earthquake in Nepal with girls and women being lured into the sex trade by gangs on the false promise of providing jobs or through the enticement of marriage