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Human Trafficking in Africa

Zach Swintz, Tanner Gardner, Jamary Brewer
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Thesis:
. Human Trafficking in Africa is a
bad thing because it's illegal, a lot of it
is for drugs and money, and it's modern day slavery.
"Trafficking characteristics are intertwined with violence directed at females and children" -Joy Ngozi
Un Special Rapporteur on Trafficking.
Why Is it Illegal?
. It's illegal because people try to spread diseases. It's also illegal because it's modern day slavery.
Why do people want drugs and money for humans?
. People want to get money from Human Trafficking because they need money or they "need" the drugs.
Anecdote:
. A 21 year old female says that she was beat, stabbed, and starved till she was 20.
She was trafficked when she was 15 years old.
History:
. Human Trafficking started in the 1400's with the Europeans and British.
Causes:
. Men and kids started being trafficked for sex in 1949.
.

People

are

trafficked

to

get

money$

.
Pass on H.I.V, aids and other bad diseases.
. Sex and slavery.
. To violate people's life's
.

For drugs and other illegal things.
. Since 1924 girls that are ten or younger have been trafficked for sex.
Expert Quotes:
"Trafficking of persons is linked to poverty." -H.E. James Victor Gbeho Presedent of the economic of West Aftican States.
"More and more traffickers are active every day." -Abdullahi Yola General of the Nigerian Government.
Statistics:
. 600,000-800,000 men , women, and children get trafficked every day.
. Trafficking is the second worst crime in the world.
. 80% of women have been trafficked in Africa.
5 key situations:
. People are so poor that they are selling themselves.
. People with diseases try to spread it to kids and adults.
. The gender discrimination is very high.
. The economy is unstable.
. Lack of reasonable and realistic prospects.
Facts:
. Thai military was accused of trafficking Rohingya refuges.
. Most trafficking is for sex.
. Sex trafficking spreads and starts diseases like HIV/AIDS, small pox, and other bad diseases.
Solutions tried by others:
. People have taken the people that traffick hostage and have let the people that were trafficked free.
. People have tried killing people who traffick.
. A lot of people have been arrested for trafficking because it is illegal.
O
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:
My
soulution
is
to
raise
money
to
send
to
a
foundation
in
Africa
to
held
stop
Human
trafficking
.
T
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:
My
solution
is
to
rasie
money
to
train
law
enforement
in
the
worst
country
to
recognize
people
that
are
trafficking
.
J
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:

My
solution
is
to
raise
enough
money
so
that
we
could
give
it
to
a
foundation
to
help
children
and
families
that
have
been
trafficked
.
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"It's a crime that has been hidden for a very long time."-Elizabeth Fildes specialist of child saftey.
Why the issue is important:
Human Trafficking is important because people are dying and being trafficked right now and barely anyone knows about it.
Sources
Andre , Piwonka. "Human Trafficking Facts." http://www.s-cape-home.org/?page_id=11. N.p.. Web. 17 Apr 2013

Chris , Surfus. "Human Trafficking: Facts & Figures."http://www.teamwmi.org/educational-information/human-trafficking-facts-figures/. N.p.. Web. 17 Apr 2013.

Chris , Curtis. "Culture and Society."http://curiosity.discovery.com/question/stop-human-trafficking. N.p.. Web. 17 Apr 2013.

Andrew, Tully. "Experts Say Human Trafficking A Major Problem."http://www.rferl.org/content/Experts_Say_Human_Trafficking_A_Major_Problem_In_US/1183179.html. N.p.. Web. 17 Apr 2013.l

Human Trafficking in Africa
By: Zach Swintz, Tanner Gardner, Jamary Brewer
This is the orginization we will donate to!!!
Mwangi, Anthony. "At a glance: Nigeria." African Union Leaders. UNICEF, 8 Apr 2010 . Web. 12 Apr 2013. <http://citationmachine.net/index2.php?reqstyleid=1&mode=form&reqsrcid=MLAWebDocument>.
"End Human Trafficking NOW!!!." Quick Facts about Human Trafficking . eNd HUMAN TRAFFICKING nOw. Web. 10 Apr 2013. <http://www.endhumantraffickingnow.com/?page_id=113>.
http://www.teamwmi.org/educational-information/human-trafficking-facts-figures/
http://www.teamwmi.org/educational-information/human-trafficking-facts-figures/
http://www.teamwmi.org/educational-information/human-trafficking-facts-figures/
http://www.teamwmi.org/educational-information/human-trafficking-facts-figures/

http://evangrogers.hubpages.com/hub/A-Solution-to-Human-Trafficking-Child-Prostitution-and-Drug-Crimes Done
http://www.buffalonews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20121015/CITYANDREGION/12101952 Done
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