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31 Jan 2008
“A convicted sex offender has been working for a Leeds Christian charity in a mission to help orphans in Romania”, wrote the ‘Yorkshire Evening Post’. This news in brief points out the importance of a Child Protection Policy...
28 Jan 2008
A ‘Sunday Telegraph’ investigation reveals that hundreds of young children are being sold and trafficked to Britain from Africa. The press article indicates that the children are sold by their parents, some while still babies, to...
28 Jan 2008
The Norwegian newspaper, ‘Aftenposten’, reports the disappearance of eleven children form asylum centers in Norway last year. The suspicion of the immigration officials is that they are victims of human trafficking. Two years ago,...
28 Jan 2008
‘Russian Today’ reports a story about a nineteen-year-old orphan woman who was saved from a brothel after being used as sexual slave for eighteen months and helped authorities to uncover the trafficking ring. The article indicates that...
28 Jan 2008
‘eGov monitor’ acquaints about the new measures that Britain will ensure for the safeguard of children in the immigration system. “In the future we needed more compassionate treatment for children and the victims of trafficking...
28 Jan 2008
Concerning the “last week Romanian child trafficking affairs in London”:http://www.tdh-childprotection.org/content/view/424/1/, ‘The Economist’ writes an interesting article about was it really a traffickers’ ring...
28 Jan 2008
The Churches Alert to Sex Trafficking Across Europe (CHASTE) organized a conference on Sex Trafficking where the Home Office Minister of Britain, Vernon Coaker, was present. “One of the vilest crimes that threatens our society is the...
27 Jan 2008
The British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF) reveals the problems due to the lack of awareness about private fostering. This could be putting children vulnerable at risk: iif the local authority are not informed about the arrangement...
27 Jan 2008
The Basque News and Information Channel ‘eitb24’ reveals this shocking number of 1.2 millions children trafficked a year, the world’s third criminal business after drug and arm trafficking. Before taking part in children...
21 Jan 2008
A three-month program, called Together Against Human Trafficking, was led to raise awareness on sex slavery in the Czech Republic reports ‘The Prague Post’. The Czech Republic is a well known country for sex tourism in the West and the...

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