Category "Human Trafficking Articles"

Slavery No More!

September 26, 2011

ZOE International Speaks at Slavery NO More Conference We were very honored to be a part of a recent conference in Los Angeles, CA, that focused on bringing awareness to human trafficking called “Slavery NO More.” This day was filled with amazing speakers who shared their expert knowledge on the issue of modern-day slavery as well as organizations […]

Human Trafficking Stats

August 2, 2011

Human Trafficking Stats Human Trafficking is commonly referred to as today’s “Modern Day Slavery”. Federal law defines “severe forms of trafficking in persons” as: Sex trafficking in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of […]

Child-Begging Ring: Snapshot

May 5, 2011

Child-Begging Ring: Snapshot Not only does ZOE combat child trafficking by rescuing children before and after they are sold into commercial and sexual exploitation, but we also combat another heinous form of trafficking and child exploitation Did you know that begging is a widespread problem in Thailand? Begging rings are extremely lucrative for the ringleaders. […]

Critical Success Factors: Education

April 25, 2011

Critical Success Factors: Education Human traffickers prey on those who are most vulnerable in our society.  Education and awareness training are keys to protecting communities and individuals from human trafficking Greg – ZOE Director of Child Rescue   After rescuing a child from slavery, a significant challenge is equipping that child with not only a […]