Posts by: Human Trafficking Search

Cultural Considerations in Assisting Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Free E-Course
October 12, 2021

Cultural Considerations in Assisting Survivors of Human Trafficking: A Free E-Course

This week, Human Trafficking Search is pleased to launch a free, interactive, web-based course on cultural considerations when assisting survivors …

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Tourist Tips: Combatting Sex and Labor Trafficking While Traveling
September 27, 2021

Tourist Tips: Combatting Sex and Labor Trafficking While Traveling

Why do tourists need to be aware? As the world slowly begins to reopen and tourism resumes, it is more …

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Images in Absentia- Gender and Human Trafficking: The Pictures We Are Missing
September 7, 2021

Images in Absentia- Gender and Human Trafficking: The Pictures We Are Missing

The meaning of the words “human trafficking” has expanded over time to include a wide range of crimes, victims, and perpetrators. But if you do a search on Google Images for “Human Trafficking Victims” or even “Human Trafficking” you will get a visual narrative that falls short of the diverse reality for this term. Almost all the images that come up include women and girls, beaten, chained, and/or gagged. What are we missing with these pictures?

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T visas: Intent and Reality- Immigration Attorneys Share Challenges to ‘Humanitarian’ Approach
August 23, 2021

T visas: Intent and Reality- Immigration Attorneys Share Challenges to ‘Humanitarian’ Approach

The T visa was created to allow human trafficking victims immigration relief. Generally viewed as a positive approach to immigration relief, aspects of the application process are cause for concern. Many attorneys consider themselves reluctant participants in the application process due to repeat trauma, language barriers, and processing times.

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United Way’s Center to Combat Human Trafficking: A Global Center to Accelerate Action
August 3, 2021

United Way’s Center to Combat Human Trafficking: A Global Center to Accelerate Action

Human trafficking is one of the world’s most prolific injustices and profitable crimes.  It is illegal everywhere, yet happens everywhere, …

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Indigenous People: Colonization, Forced Assimilation, and Sex Trafficking
July 20, 2021

Indigenous People: Colonization, Forced Assimilation, and Sex Trafficking

“Indigenous women are in the deepest underbellies of trafficking. There is a place between missing and murdered, this is where …

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July 7, 2021

Highlights from the 2021 Trafficking in Persons Report

Last week, the 2021 US Trafficking in Persons Report (TIP) was released. The TIP Report is the United States government’s …

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Tourism and Trafficking
June 22, 2021

Tourism and Trafficking

By: Talia Dunyak Prior to the pandemic we were in a tourism boom, with international and domestic travel becoming easier, …

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Top 3 States for Trafficking
June 10, 2021

Top 3 States for Trafficking

Human trafficking is a global phenomenon, taking place in most countries, including the United States.  The 2020 Trafficking in Persons …

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Artificial intelligence and the fight against human trafficking
May 11, 2021

Artificial intelligence and the fight against human trafficking

Originally published: Business and Human Rights Resource Centre The phrase artificial intelligence (AI) may conjure images of futuristic technology and …

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