Tagged: human trafficking
Migrant domestic workers from Bangladesh enjoy little protection from their government, but they’re not alone.
IPS' Break The Chain Campaign and Teaching for Change Bookstore will host Denise Brennan author of a new book on trafficking into forced labor in the united states.
Wendy's should join its competitors and participate in the Fair Food Program.
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
The crisis of people-trafficking and sexual exploitation in Northeast Asia is not a nationalist issue; it is a gender issue.
President Obama has declared January as "National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month," and immigration will be near the top of President Obama's political agenda in his second term.
Between 14,500 and 17,500 persons are trafficked into the country each year and that approximately 50,000 trafficked individuals may be present at any given time.
The first DC Community Cinema preview in a series about "Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide," with a post screening panel featuring IPS' Tiffany Williams.
In honor of International Women's Day, IPS project Break the Chain Campaign hosts the screening of this PBS special on the immigration policies of the Obama administration.
Earlier this month, the Department of Labor announced new protections for guestworkers with a temporary work permit.