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  • The Center for Improving Women's Lives held its third annual "Sip and Support" fundraiser in May to raise awareness of human trafficking in Northern Virginia and share ways to not only help spot and prevent it but also assist recovering victims.

    Board members also spotlighted the problem of domestic violence and announced a new financial literacy course they are teaching to at-risk women impacted by a range of issues such as trafficking, domestic violence or incarceration.


     

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  • NGAN BUI - Education is Protection from Human Trafficking 5:42 minutes

  • 4 questions answered on sex trafficking in the US

  • Trump labor secretary who cut Epstein deal plans to slash funds for sex trafficking victims

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • New ordinance would let domestic violence victims break leases in Kansas City:  Read more

  • Most mass shootings connected to domestic violence, local group says:  Read more

  • Preventing murder by addressing domestic violence: Researchers at Case Western Reserve University found 45 percent of victims were at high risk for homicide and severe assault, in a one-year assessment.  Read more

  • Human trafficking hidden by at-sea trading, prompting calls for regulation: Read more

  • The slave next door: Human trafficking is here:  Read more

  • IOM Enters New Collaboration to Promote Use of Technology to Combat Human Trafficking: Read more

  • Cameras, surveillance and the sinister tech behind domestic abuse:  Read more

  • Local organization educates young people about human trafficking:  Read more

  • Trump signs law to punish websites for sex trafficking: Read more 

  • Feds charge Backpage founder after human-trafficking investigation:  Read more

  • 84 Children Rescued, 120 Human Traffickers Arrested Across U.S., FBI Says: Read more

  • February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month!  Read more

  • Human Trafficker From Fredericksburg Busted:  Read more

  • Human Trafficking and the Sturgis Rally:  Read more

  • An alert airline passenger exposed a suspected child sex predator after glancing at his text messages: Read more

  • Human trafficking targets children in the Mid-South: Read more

  • Taking back control: how a remote island in Alaska tackled domestic abuse:  Read more

  • UN migration agency urges Facebook to combat human traffickers:  Read more

  • Cuomo wants gun ban in all domestic violence cases:  Read more

  • A New Push Against Human Trafficking on Flights: Read more

  • Human trafficking is a hidden aftermath of natural disasters: Read more.

  • Delta CEO invites customers to join fight against human trafficking:  Read more. ​

  • Russia delays UN sanctions on Libya human-trafficking leaders: Read more

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