However, the worst forms of child labor are being targeted for eradication by nations around the globe. Among these hazardous types are the sale and trafficking of children for bonded and forced labor, and the forced conscription of children into armed conflict.
If you or someone you know is involved in any form of human trafficking, call the National Human Trafficking Hotline Resource Center at 1-888-373-7888. For treatment and care for child victims of sexual exploitation, contact Georgia Cares at 1-844-842-3678. In the last few years, it seems we’ve ...
Sex Trafficking & Commercial Sexual Exploitation? Human trafficking is the fastest growing criminal enterprise in the world. 1 At least 20.9 million adults and children are bought and sold worldwide into commercial sexual servitude, forced labor and bonded labor. 2
With nearly 25 years of experience, the Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking (OCFT) in the Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) at the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) is a world leader in the fight to eradicate these labor abuses.
Human trafficking includes forced labor, domestic servitude, and commercial sex trafficking. It involves both U.S. citizens and foreigners alike, and has no demographic restrictions. The FBI works human trafficking cases under both its Civil Rights program and its Violent Crimes Against Children program.