What You Need to Know About Human Trafficking Awareness Month (January)

This article is courtesy from the NSVRC website

 

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month, and we’re here to give you resources to help you stay informed and make a difference this month.


What is Human Trafficking?

Human trafficking is defined as the buying, selling, and/or transportation of a person for the purpose of exploiting them for sex or forced labor. Specifically, victims of sex trafficking are induced by force, fraud, or coercion into sex acts such as prostitution, pornography, or stripping.

Victims of Human Trafficking

A Growing Problem

What You Can Do to Help