A recently published series by MSN Causes highlights multiple aspects of human trafficking. As a part of this series, human trafficking is laid out by the numbers. 27 million trafficked (estimates range from 20.9 million to 29 million). An industry worth 32 billion dollars. The five most common ways that people become enslaved.
See how the numbers compare and read the full series here.
January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Strong Women, Strong World has been using this month to advocate for a slave-free world. You can do the same by calling your members of Congress and asking them to renew the Trafficking Victims Protection Act.