FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (CORRECTION FROM DECEMBER 1 PRESS RELEASE) Two More Nations, Canada and Ireland, Take Measures Toward Criminalizing Buyers of Sex, Signaling Global Trend to Combat Sex Trade New York, December 2, 2014 - The Coalition Against Trafficking in Women (CATW) applauds the governments of Canada and Ireland for their hist... Read More...
Authors: Muriel Balbi (author), CATW International (translation)
The following article originally appeared on September 4, 2014 on Argentine’s news website Infobae.com in Spanish entitled Marcela Loaiza, víctima de trata: "Soy una inspiración de vida y eso me enorgullece"Translation credit - Bartosz Pełka. For 18 months she was in the hands of the Japanese Yakuza Mafia. They raped, beat and sold her into ... Read More...
Authors: Adrianna Mejia
She wakes up at 6am to a text from a young woman needing her help. She sends her staff to assist at the police station, but she needs to be there to comfort her. This is a day in Jean’s life. “We have a healing conversation before we send her to the child counselor. Then, I have to talk to the mother. We also have to give her support and help ad... Read More...
Authors: CATW international
CATW's Executive Director, Taina Bien-Aimé, joined Anand Naidoo of CCTV America to talk about sex trafficking and the demand that fuels it. Read More...
Authors: CATW International
The Effects of Legalization: Prominent Trauma Experts Make the Case on the Harms of Prostitution in Germany Over a decade after its decision to legalize the industry of prostitution, Germany is now known as a world capital for the commercial sex industry. What began as a short-sighted experiment to regulate harmful conditions for women in prosti... Read More...
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