2018 Trafficking in Persons Report (U.S.)

This annual report (also called the TIP Report), issued by the U.S. State Department's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, ranks governments based on their perceived efforts to acknowledge and combat human trafficking. The report divides nations into tiers (Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 2 Watchlist, and Tier 3) based on their compliance with standards outlined [...]

2018 Trafficking in Persons Report (U.S.) 2019-03-19T15:14:24-06:00

Before the Harm Is Done: Examining the UK’s Response to the Prevention of Trafficking

This 2018 report, by the Anti-Trafficking Monitoring Group (ATMG), a coalition established in 2009 to monitor the UK’s implementation of European anti-trafficking legislation, examined the action taken in the UK since 2012 related to the prevention of human trafficking. Despite significant development in efforts to tackle the problem, the report finds that: The UK continues [...]

Before the Harm Is Done: Examining the UK’s Response to the Prevention of Trafficking 2019-03-19T15:01:46-06:00

2018 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons

The 2018 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons is the fourth of its kind mandated by the General Assembly through the 2010 United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons. It covers 142 countries and provides an overview of patterns and flows of trafficking in persons at global, regional and national levels, based [...]

2018 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2019-03-05T13:44:05-06:00

UNICEF report: Violence in the Lives of Children

A UNICEF report released in November 2017 uses the latest data to show that children experience violence across all stages of childhood and in all settings: Three quarters of the world’s 2- to 4-year-old children – around 300 million – experience psychological aggression and/or physical punishment by their caregivers at home. Worldwide, around 15 million adolescent [...]

UNICEF report: Violence in the Lives of Children 2019-03-13T16:04:56-06:00