Meena (name changed), a 23-year-old from Karanjtoli village of Kodakel panchayat in Jharkhand’s Khunti district, is happily married today and expecting. She was one of the lucky ones who was
“It’s Saturday evening at the National Human Trafficking Hotline, and we’ve had non-stop calls since mid-afternoon. I know there are people on hold waiting to be helped, so I type my notes
It is not uncommon to come across cases of illegal and fake travel agents trafficking women from Hyderabad to the Gulf countries. The trajectory is similar: a Muslim family in need
The Modern Slavery Bill, which finally became law yesterday, will require businesses with turnovers of more than $100 million to report what they are doing to prevent slavery in supply chains.
On a cloudy day in October 2018, Nirmala Tamang, 24, was working in a field near Ghyangfedi, a village 80 km northwest of Kathmandu, gathering food for her family’s cattle. She cut the
In what might offer some much needed respite to rescued victims of trafficking, the central ministry of finance has decided to form a task force to work out modalities for extending benefits of
In a move that will benefit those at the margins of society, the Centre has set in motion the process to see how survivors of sex trafficking and those caught in the web of commercial sexual