About Human Trafficking

What is Human Trafficking?

Human Trafficking is defined as:

  1. Sex trafficking in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such an act has not attained 18 years of age; or

  2. The recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for labor or services, through the use of force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage, debt bondage, or slavery (USDOS, 2019).

An estimated 40.3 million individuals are subject to human trafficking worldwide.​

International Labour Organization, 2016

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