3: Children in Human Trafficking

Learn about how children are involved in human trafficking so that you can begin to study this issue, be a voice, and make a difference in ending it. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women and Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, discuss how children play a role in trafficking around the globe and what we can do to educate ourselves. They go over the basic terms of what human trafficking is as well as what it looks like when youth are being exploited.

Key Points

  • We need to understand who those victims are and why they are victims.
  • An 18-month investigation arrested 85 people involved with child sex trafficking.
  • 200,000 12-17 year old kids are homeless in California.
  • More than 50% of victims globally are children.
  • New term: Commercial Sex Exploitation of Children

Resources

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