2 – Human Trafficking is BIG Business

Learn about some of the business and economic issues that drive 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 human trafficking is (unfortunately) a very big business. The law of supply and demand drives human trafficking. Sandra Morgan brings up the question on what our role in this is and how does it impact us?

Key Points

  • Modern Day Slavery is a multi-billion dollar business and the second largest criminal industry in the world.
  • Identifying supply chains as well as identifying fair trade products.
  • How to balance a budget while having good stewardship.
  • Over 25 million people who are being human trafficked.
  • Product, labor and money flow is the search for maximizing profits.

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Sandie Morgan

Sandie Morgan, PhD, RN is recognized globally for her expertise in combatting human trafficking and working to end violence against women. As Director of Vanguard University’s Global Center for Women & Justice (GCWJ), she oversees the Women’s Studies Minor as well as teaching Family Violence and Human Trafficking.

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