Posts Tagged: China

Surprising Developments in the 2017 Trafficking in Person’s Report
August 1, 2017

Surprising Developments in the 2017 Trafficking in Person’s Report

There were some surprising changes in this year’s Department of State Trafficking in Person Report (TIP). China was downgraded to Tier 3—the worst designation a country can receive. Despite backlash from the human rights community, Malaysia was upgraded from the Tier 2 Watch List to Tier 2. Finally, Burma and Iraq were removed from the Child Solider Prevention Act which lists governments guilty of recruiting and using child soldiers.

October 4, 2013

Organ Trafficking Around the World

The average wait time in the United States for a kidney transplant is three to five years and in Germany, …

July 1, 2013

A Slippery Slope for Russia, China and Uzbekistan

The annual US Department of State Trafficking in Persons Report was released earlier this week and its ranking of countries …