This message brought to you by the women who fought for that right.
What is Human Trafficking?
Human Trafficking occurs when one person obtains or holds another person in a form of compelled service, including sex trafficking or forced labor of some form.
WHAT YOU CAN DO TO FIGHT HUMAN TRAFFICKING
Click Here for a printable document of what you can do to fight human trafficking.
HUMAN TRAFFICKING RESOURCES
Click Here for a printable document of Human Trafficking Resources.
A Young Victim from Guatemala Tells Her Story and Warns Others of the Danger of Human Trafficking. Lucia's story of her trip to Florida from Guatemala and her mistreatment by her traffickers on her journey and arrival is told as a warning to other young women and their mothers. Rathern than sending their daughters away in the hope of finding a better life, Lucia suggests that they be educated and improve life in Guatemala.
To hear Lucia's Letter click the links below and for more information visit www.humantraffickingawareness.org
|The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is an international campaign originating from the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute sponsored by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership in 1991. For additional information on Zonta's 2011 theme click here. Participants chose the dates, November 25, International Day Against Violence Against Women, and December 10, International Human Rights Day, in order to symbolically link violence against women and human rights and to emphasize that such violence is a human rights violation. This 16-day period also highlights other significant dates, including November 29, International Women Human Rights Defenders Day, December 1, World AIDS Day, and December 6, the Anniversary of the Montreal Massacre. For more information on the significance of these 16 days click here. The 16 Days of Activism focuses on: