If you set out to meet every person trapped in human trafficking in 2016, you would have met

men, women and children since the start of this year.

At any given time, more than 20.9 million people are victims of human trafficking worldwide.

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Human trafficking is the buying and selling of men, women and children within and across borders in order to exploit them for money.

An estimated 20.9 million men, women and children are living as victims of human trafficking globally.
 
 
 

Memorizing a labour hotline number in the country you are going to work in can protect you against exploitation. 
 

LEARN ABOUT HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Human trafficking is the buying and selling of men, women and children within countries and across borders in order to exploit them for money. An estimated 20.9 million men, women and children are living as victims of human trafficking globally, and more than half of them are in Asia Pacific.

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Did you know that half of all trafficking victims are in Asia Pacific?

Human trafficking is one of the fastest growing industries in the world, generating $150 billion per year.
 
 

Did you know that 3 out of every 1000 people in Asia Pacific are victims of human trafficking?

YOU CAN TAKE ACTION TO HELP STOP TRAFFICKING AND EXPLOITATION

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11.7 million men, women and children are living as victims of human trafficking in Asia Pacific.
 

Did you know that 30% of all migrants are under the age of 30?

Food processing plants and the garment industry are particularly known for human trafficking.

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IOM X is the International Organization for Migration’s innovative campaign to encourage safe migration and public action to stop exploitation and human trafficking. The campaign is produced in partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).