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India’s human traffickers escaping punishment as data shows few convictions

3 September 2019, 2:51 PM

Less than 1% of Indians charged with slavery offences during the past decade were convicted, research showed on Tuesday, as anti-slavery campaigners called for tougher action on human traffickers to stop them preying on people.

Human trafficking on the rise in SA: Salvation Army

20 July 2019, 8:20 PM

The Salvation Army in South Africa says human trafficking is on the rise in the country and it appears that the country is fast becoming a hub for international and continental human trafficking.

Special Assignment focuses on drug trafficking, speaks to Nontando Pendu

29 June 2019, 5:03 PM

After more than a decade in a Thailand prison for drug trafficking, South African Nontando Pendu has returned home.

Pope Francis leads the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) procession during Good Friday celebrations at Rome's Colosseum, Rome.

On Good Friday, Pope hears harrowing stories of human trafficking

20 April 2019, 6:31 AM

Pope Francis led Good Friday services dedicated to the victims of human trafficking and the plight of migrants, denouncing leaders with “armoured hearts” who exploit their plight for political gain.


First cyclone, then slavery: risks abound for Mozambique children

28 March 2019, 12:10 PM

Thousands of children who survived a cyclone in southeast Africa face fresh risks in its aftermath – being sold into slavery by human traffickers or forced into early marriage by families struggling to survive, aid workers say.



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