Portfolio Tag: human trafficking

Outreach, Knowlege, Change – Nepal

Advancing gender equality through information, education, access to services and access to justice for women and girls in Dhading, Nepal. THE PROBLEM Aura Freedom’s Female Friendly Space (FFS) project in response to last year’s earthquake in Nepal saw tremendous success. While the state of emergency in Nepal has ended, having now entered the transitional recovery…
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Human Trafficking Prevention and Awareness in Toronto

Human trafficking is very much alive in Ontario – and our youth are at risk. THE PROBLEM Despite the common belief that the majority of people trafficked in Canada have crossed international borders, over 90% of the country’s trafficked persons are, in fact, Canadian. In Ontario alone, nearly 43% of victims are under 18, and…
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Female Friendly Spaces in Post-Quake Nepal

Post-Earthquake Protection, Education and Empowerment for Women THE PROBLEM Gender-based violence increases in emergencies because of the displacement of communities, absence of law and order, lack of adequate basic services, and the breakdown of social support networks. As a result, females of all ages need protection, support, and access to services in emergencies. Those from…
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Human Trafficking Exit & Healing – Nepal

Our Human Trafficking Exit & Healing program in Nepal works on the front line in the fight against modern slavery, helping liberate and rehabilitating Survivors of human trafficking through our agents and partners, Maiti Nepal. The program encompasses the entire exit and rehabilitation process, including: -Investigation of missing girl or woman -Brothel raid/visit (if necessary) -Repatriation…
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