Current Statistics on Human Trafficking and Slavery


Trafficking in Persons Report, US Department of State, 2015.

Recommended Reading

This Immoral Trade: Slavery in the 21st Century, by Baroness Cox (Monarch Books, 2006).

Not for Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade – and How We Can Fight It, by David Batstone (HarperOne, 2007).

Half the Sky: Turning Opression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, by Nicholas D. Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn (Virago Press Ltd, 2010)

The Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini (Riverhead Trade, 2004) 

Transnational Crime and Human Rights; Responses to Human Trafficking in the Greater Mekong Subregion, by Susan Kneebone and Julie Debeljak (Routledge, 2012)

Hagar Partners with UNHCR on New Refugee Assistance Initiative, Aug 2012.


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