Day 12: Human Traffickers

Individuals Convicted of Trafficking

Traffickers and their victims often come from the same place, speak the same language or have the same ethnic background. Such commonalities help traffickers generate trust to carry out the trafficking crime. Court cases and other qualitative data indicate that women are often used to recruit other women.

Click here to find more information on trafficking in persons in the Global Report on Trafficking in Persons from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

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