Legalized prostitution has not reduced stigma or exploitation

Legalized prostitution has not reduced stigma or exploitation

Lauren Hersh for Equality Now – WNN SOAPBOX (WNN/EN) New York, New York, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: International human rights organization, Equality Now, has launched a campaign calling on the United Nationals to listen to survivors and address the root causes of sex trafficking and exploitation. ” The failed experiment to decriminalize or legalize the purchase […]

KENYA: Sex-trafficked women and girls also vulnerable to organ trafficking

KENYA: Sex-trafficked women and girls also vulnerable to organ trafficking

Gitonga Njeru – WNN  Features (WNN) NAIROBI:  With the highest rate of human trafficking in East and Central Africa, several nongovernmental organizations in Kenya are now under investigation by INTERPOL , the world’s largest international police organization, with 188 member countries. The Interpol Sub-regional Bureau for Eastern Africa is based in Kenya’s capital in Nairobi. Young […]

Malmström admits ‘more needs to be done’ to tackle child sex trade

Malmström admits ‘more needs to be done’ to tackle child sex trade

Martin Banks – TheParliament.com – Wednesday, 29 June, 2011 (originally published 28 June) EU commissioner Cecilia Malmström has admitted that “more needs to be done” to stamp out sexual exploitation of children. The official, who is responsible for home affairs, described the offence as “the most horrible crime imaginable”. The former MEP was speaking at […]