Sex Trafficking: A Global Overview Siddharth Kara Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2010 Sex trafficking is an exceedingly grotesque, highly profitable component of contemporary slavery.
Feb 27, 2014 · A version of this article appears in print on, Section A, Page 27 of the New York edition with the headline: Targeting the Johns in Sex Trade. Today’s Paper | Author: Nicholas Kristof.
In Thailand, close to 40,000 children under the age of 16 are believed to be in the sex trade, working in clubs, bars, and brothels. A survey in 1998 showed that 54.01% of these workers were in the north, 28.9% in the northeast, and 9.67% in the central region. Prostitution of trafficked and native peoples is a very lucrative business.
Jul 20, 2015 · CNN documentary "Children for Sale: The Fight to End Human Trafficking" looks at underage victims of sex trafficking and what can be done to help them.