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Trata de blancas: la moderna esclavitud. La trata de blancas es una de las principales fuentes de ingresos de la criminalidad organizada a nivel mundial.

Trata de blancas: la moderna esclavitud

Según estimaciones de la Organización para la Seguridad y la Cooperación en Europa, OSCE, el tráfico ilegal de seres humanos podría ya haber superado al de armas, al haber alcanzado en el 2005 un volumen de negocio superior los 32.000 millones de dólares anuales, un negocio en el que son explotados 2,5 millones de personas. La mayoría de las víctimas son mujeres y niños que caen en manos de criminales sin escrúpulos. Son explotados sexualmente y obligados a trabajar en condiciones de esclavitud. Child Trafficking. Child victims of trafficking are recruited, transported, transferred, harbored or received for the purpose of exploitation.

Child Trafficking

They may be forced to work in sweatshops, on construction sites or in houses as domestic servants; on the streets as child beggars, in wars as child soldiers, on farms, in traveling sales crews or in restaurants and hotels. Some are forced to work in brothels and strip clubs or for escort and massage services. Putting a stop to all forms of child trafficking is critical to UNICEF's work. Child Trafficking in the U.S. Trafficking is not just an issue that happens to people in other countries.

UNICEF's Work in Child Protection To protect children from exploitation, risk factors such as poverty and discrimination need to be addressed. The End Trafficking Project The End Trafficking project is the U.S. By genre Documentaries — A Heart for Justice. Trata de blancas: la moderna esclavitud. A Global Issue: Human Trafficking Statistics. The Facts. Is Human Trafficking a Global Challenge? - Human Trafficking Infographic - 95th Fryday Poll. Global Rescue Relief. Human trafficking is slavery.

Global Rescue Relief

Men, women, and children of every race, nationality, and religion are sold, stolen, and bought. According to the United States Department of Justice, human trafficking is the “third most profitable criminal activity. An estimated $9.5 billion is generated in annual revenue from all trafficking activities, with at least $4 billion attributed to the worldwide brothel industry.” The United States Department of State estimates that 800,000 women, children and men are internationally trafficked every year. Most of these victims are enslaved in the sex trade industry, followed by domestic servitude and labor. Since 2001, the United States Department of Health and Human Services has issued almost 1,100 certifications to human trafficking victims in the United States originating from over 40 countries.

Anyone can potentially fall prey to human traffickers. How to Spot Trafficking. Human Trafficking Trailer. SANDS OF SILENCE - Waves of Courage. Movies / Films / Documentaries. MOVIES, FILMS, and DOCUMENTARIES RELATED TO SLAVERY AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING Updated December 11, 2015, Sorted alphabetically by film title, Film Title, Year, Description, Link to watch trailer, find out more, or buy copy of film.

Movies / Films / Documentaries

If you know of other movies, please leave a comment so I can include them in this list. Or leave a comment with your impressions and opinions regarding the accuracy or quality of any of the movies listed. Your movie reviews as comments are welcome. Looking for BOOKS? Like this: Like Loading... What is the Theory of Knowledge. Theory of knowledge (TOK) plays a special role in the International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP), by providing an opportunity for students to reflect on the nature of knowledge, and on how we know what we claim to know.

What is the Theory of Knowledge

It is one of the components of the DP core and is mandatory for all students. The TOK requirement is central to the educational philosophy of the DP. Still need a presentation topic? 97 ideas. Identify an issue of global significance which introduces a conflict of concepts and values.

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Examine the facts, language, statistics, and images used by at least two sides in the conflict in their representation of the issue. In the process, identify assumptions, justifications, values, and emotions which diverge. To what extent can you find the truth of the issue? Poverty (also more specifically beggars and begging)Social concepts of time (e.g. Mainstream concepts vs. RIGHT this post is being made because there’s an almost endless supply of people who pick very bad TOK presentation titles and it’s always for the same reason: they don’t really understand what the TOK presentation is about!

1. 2. Secret realities. 27 millones de esclavos en pleno siglo XXI. Parece una lucha anacrónica.

27 millones de esclavos en pleno siglo XXI

Pero, desgraciadamente, no lo es. Pese a que la mayoría de los países abolieron la esclavitud hace muchísimo tiempo y a que dicha práctica es condenada internacionalmente, por ejemplo en la Carta de los Derechos Humanos de la ONU, que data de 1948, se estima que actualmente aún viven esclavizados unos 27 millones de personas en el mundo. Razón de más para llamar la atención sobre semejante aberración, este 23 de agosto, con el "Día internacional en recuerdo del tráfico de esclavos y su abolición". Las variantes del siglo XXI. What is Human Trafficking? Trafficking in persons is a serious crime and a grave violation of human rights.

What is Human Trafficking?

Every year, thousands of men, women and children fall into the hands of traffickers, in their own countries and abroad. Almost every country in the world is affected by trafficking, whether as a country of origin, transit or destination for victims. UNODC, as guardian of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC) and the Protocols thereto, assists States in their efforts to implement the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons (Trafficking in Persons Protocol).