SEATTLE — With the 2015 release of the Trafficking in Persons Report in July, there is increased attention on the need for sustainable [...]
Source: Borgen Magazine
Child Labor Used on Chocolate Farms
Chocolate is produced from the cacao bean, often referred to as cocoa, which is primarily grown in Western Africa. More than 70 percent [...]
Tiny Hands International
Tiny Hands International is a nonprofit based in Nebraska but reaching as far as Nepal, Bangladesh, and India. It works with children [...]
Defining Kinds of Human Trafficking
Defining kinds of human trafficking helps clarify the terms. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes gave explanations to make [...]
What Most Impacts Child Marriages?
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Child Labor History–The Basics
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End Child Marriage; Reduce Poverty
In developing countries, many believe that to end child marriage is to reduce poverty...
Susan Coppedge Fights Modern Slavery
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