logging in or signing up Human Trafficking shapirojared Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 4343 Category: News & Reports.. License: All Rights Reserved Like it (1) Dislike it (0) Added: April 21, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 2 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Human Trafficking : Human Trafficking A travesty…. What is human trafficking? : What is human trafficking? Human trafficking is the modern day practice of slavery and is the fastest growing criminal industry in the world. Every year traffickers generate billions of dollars in profits at the expense of victimizing millions of people around the world. Slide 3: Victims of human trafficking are people forced or coerced into labor or sexual exploitation, and are often abused physically their “owner” Slide 4: Victims are trafficked for a wide variety of purposes, such as commercial sex, agricultural work, or housekeeping, yet they all share the loss of one of our world’s most cherished rights Freedom. Slide 5: 70% of female victims are trafficked into the commercial sex industry, while 30% of female victims are victims of forced labor. Who is at risk? : Who is at risk? There is no one consistent face of a trafficking victim. Trafficked persons can be rich or poor, men or women, adults or children, and foreign nationals or US citizens. Slide 7: There are currently 27 million people being forced into slavery around the world, 80% of which are female… 50% are children Labor Trafficking : Labor Trafficking Sweatshops (where abusive labor standards are present) Commercial agricultural situations (fields, processing plants, canneries) Domestic situations (maids, nannies) Construction sites (particularly if public access is denied) Restaurant and custodial work. Sex Trafficking : Sex Trafficking Victims of sex trafficking are often found in the streets or working in establishments that offer commercial sex acts, such as, brothels, strip clubs, and pornography production houses. Slide 10: Human trafficking is present in 161 countries today, creating a yearly “profit” of almost $32,000,000,000 Destroying the lives of millions Slide 11: Something must be done to save the lives of these modern day slaves, and to prevent future abuse of human rights What you can do : What you can do Educate yourself-know the signs and dangers of human trafficking Alert authorities when you see signs of trafficking Call the Human Trafficking Hotline to report a tip and speak to anti-trafficking services in your area Call 1-888-3737-888 if you know someone in need of help Slide 13: The end -Jared Shapiro & William Conway You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.