What is Human Trafficking ?

A crime with 3 elements

The Act – What is done

Recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of persons.

The Means – How it is done

Threat/Use of power, coercion, abduction, fraud, deception, abuse of power, giving benefits to the people/person in control of the victim.


The Purpose – Why it is done

Sexual exploitation, forced labour, slavery or similar practices and the removal of organs.

Human Trafficking in the world

40.3 million people are victims of Human Trafficking globally


15.4 million forced marriages

24.9 million people are victims of forced labour


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