In fact, human trafficking is the fastest growing area of organized crime and the third largest income revenue for organized crime after narcotics and arms sales. The girls in the United States and the world are at risk. Ok, I want you to image a girl. This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Although there are insufficient data that report the social effects of sex trafficking, anecdotal evidence suggests that victims have a greater prevalence of illiteracy, homelessness, poverty, and societal isolation. It is important to note that sex trafficking and prostitution are not synonymous and that prostitution is simply one type of work performed by victims of sex trafficking. As a provider, one can play an essential role in providing interventions to improve physical and psychological health among victims and advocating on behalf of victims to help improve their social circumstances.
Before I begin on a tirade on an issue close to my heart and one that many of you have heard something about in the last few weeks, I want to take a second to make a point.
Sex Trafficking of Women and Girls
We can't wait to see how Sarah's advocacy will make a mark in our world. This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Support Center Support Center. For me, this time was different. Unless a woman is selling herself and it is consensual then it is human trafficking.