House passes anti-trafficking bill!

July 13, 2017By Christina BradicAct, Making History, Protecting Children No Comments

Yesterday afternoon, the House passed the Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017 (TVPRA) without objection! Since the bill was introduced in April, advocates have continually reached out to their Representatives communicating the importance of this bill, especially for the more than 20 million people in the world who are trafficked and … Read More

Spotlight on Human Trafficking and Child Protection

July 6, 2017By WV AdvocacyLearn about Advocacy, Protecting Children 2 Comments

Join us on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, from 12:00-1:00 pm PST // 3:00-4:00 pm EST for an informative conference call on human trafficking and child protection. Trafficking, one form of violence against children, can have a long-lasting impact on the health, development, and education of a child.  In this conference call, you will hear from Rahsaan Graham … Read More

Murky Web of Trafficking

June 12, 2017By Guest AuthorProtecting Children No Comments

By: Annila Harris This is part four of a four-part series taking a deeper dive into child protection efforts in India. A group of concerned volunteers known as the child protection unit works together to protect children from child labor, child marriage, and child trafficking through education. Completing their check-up of Reshma, child protection unit … Read More

Without Education, There is No Dignity

June 8, 2017By Guest AuthorProtecting Children No Comments

By: Annila Harris This is part three of a four-part series taking a deeper dive into child protection efforts in India. A group of concerned volunteers known as the child protection unit works together to protect children from child labor, child marriage, and child trafficking through education. Exiting the main street of the community, Sandeep and … Read More

The Child Labor Saga

June 5, 2017By Guest AuthorProtecting Children No Comments

By: Annila Harris This is part two of a four-part series taking a deeper dive into child protection efforts in India. A group of concerned volunteers known as the child protection unit works together to protect children from child labor, child marriage, and child trafficking through education. Whether it is because of where they were … Read More

Guardians of the Community

June 1, 2017By Guest AuthorProtecting Children No Comments

By: Annila Harris  This is part one of a four-part series taking a deeper dive into child protection efforts in India. A group of concerned volunteers known as the child protection unit works together to protect children from child labor, child marriage, and child trafficking through education. Against the backdrop of Siliguri, West Bengal’s manic train … Read More