The Negative Effects Of Human Trafficking In Today's Society

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In 1865, the 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution ended the institution of slavery. After 152 years modern day slavery still exists and has evolved under a different appearance and known as “Human Trafficking” in today’s society and it still harms people all around the world .From the appearance of the labor, slavery has been an issue because it forces humans to work under bad conditions. Each year, thousands of people are trafficked across borders or internally, and exploited for cheap labor or sexual services. People are forced to work in factories, domestic work and agriculture. Children are taken away from their school life, education and used as soldiers, and forced in marriage. Even as a child, they are forced to work…show more content…
People are employed and trafficked using deception and collaboration and find themselves held in conditions of human trafficking in a variety of jobs. Victims-including children- are occupied under bad conditions in fisheries, agricultural and construction work, along with other labour-intensive jobs and domestic servitude. Also, women and children are trafficking under the name of ‘’ sex trafficking’’. They are usually forced in sex labor, in other words prostution.. Women and childerns consists %80 of the people international trafficking actions. For every year, traffickers involve more than a million children in the sex trades .This prevalent form of trafficking affects every region in the world, either as a source, transit or destination country. Women and children from developing countries, and from vulnerable parts of society in developed countries, are lured by promises of decent employment into leaving their homes and travelling to what they consider will be a better life. Victims are often provided with false travel documents and an organized network is used to transport them to the destination country, where they find themselves forced into sexual slavery and held in inhumane conditions and constant…show more content…
There are estimated 40.3 million people in modern slavery all around the world.It is “modern-day slavery” with more slaves at work today than there has ever been at any point in history. We encourage everyone to keep in mind that human trafficking is a human rights violation; it is a crime against the dignity and integrity of an individual. It is the trading of human beings as commodities but it is still the third most profitable and fastest growing criminal activity in the world. There are 2.5 million people trafficked every year. About three out of every 1000 persons around the world are trafficked at any given point in time. Even with the advertisements on the television, we become slaves too. There are a lot to do to prevent this, but even a little step that you will do is a hope for those
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