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Cristina, a 24-year-old woman came to the US with a man she thought to be her boyfriend. However, upon their arrival in New York, she was forced to have intercourse with dozens of men daily and was beaten regularly, all this occurred in a suburban home (Kloer). Concy, a ten year old at the time, was forced to marry and have sexual intercourse with a brigade commander (Concy). Rebecca, from the United Kingdom, was forced into prostitution from ages 14 to 27, and one of her clients was rather violent. The nurses at the hospital allowed her profession to influence to treatment she received; she was sown up without any narcotics, and ended up being paralyzed for three days (Rebecca).

[...] Estimates put the number of men, women, and children who have fled the country seeking employment and are subjected to trafficking at 10 million. Debt bondage has not forsaken the people of the Philippines, as the migratory workers who seek skilled or unskilled jobs are affected through factory work, construction sites, aboard fishing vessels, even as nurses or engineers. Migratory workers are often stripped of their documents, and are faced with inhuman living and working conditions (U.S. Department of State). Traffickers in the Philippines work hand-in-hand with the organized crime industry, and corrupt officials. In Philippine, trafficking occurs as a result of poverty. [...]


[...] Tactics of combating human trafficking as a global issue ? Case Study Introduction Cristina, a 24-year-old woman came to the US with a man she thought to be her boyfriend. However, upon their arrival in New York, she was forced to have intercourse with dozens of men daily and was beaten regularly, all this occurred in a suburban home (Kloer). Concy, a ten year old at the time, was forced to marry and have sexual intercourse with a brigade commander (Concy). [...]


[...] In addition, the 11th of the month was set to be the National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. One of the most famous anti human trafficking coalitions, The Alliance to End Human Trafficking began to lobby for the renewal of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act. Their point of exercise was not only spread awareness, but to instigate new efforts on the matter (Kloer). Being a tier one country, every state and territory follows the laws implemented which deal with the prosecution of traffickers, and the protection of victims. [...]


[...] Actions included enforcing international conventions on trafficking and human slavery factors that encouraged trafficking was addressed. (U.N.). Less than a decade later, Brown students Katherine Chon and Derek Ellerman officially founded the Polaris Project. Upon hearing of a brothel near their college, they envisaged a society in which modern-day slavery was abolished. Through the launching of the project, they developed a hotline which allows them to receive information regarding trafficking. Furthermore, they advocate for more legislation, as a result awareness reaches record highs, and law enforcement are trained to deal with trafficking issues (Polaris). [...]

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