International Day Against Human Trafficking
Today is International Day Against Human Trafficking.
Our office for Justice Peace at the UN have asked me to draw your attention to this awful reality. Please find letter attached. https://mail1.getonline.ie/service/home/~/?auth=co&loc=en_GB&id=14170&part=2
New York July 30, 2018 Congregation of the Mission United Nations Office International day against human trafficking.
- The International Labor Organization estimates that 21 million people are victims of forced labor globally.
- A third of trafficking victims are children.
- The 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.: call for an end to trafficking and violence against children; as well as the need for measures against human trafficking, and they strive for the elimination of all forms of violence against and exploitation of women and girls.