Tag Archives: Mexico

The Week in Trafficking

Our weekly links roundup of human trafficking in the news. Organ trafficking A member of the Mexican drug cartel Knights Templar has been arrested on charges of kidnapping people, including children, and harvesting their organs. Children in Syria are also allegedly having organs taken from them. As a result of the grinding civil conflict, multiple […]

The Week in Trafficking

Our weekly links roundup of human trafficking in the news. Child trafficking Al Jazeera investigates children working in mines in India. Child trafficking and child labor are increasingly common in Lebanon, where many of the victims are Syrian refugees who fled areas of armed conflict. Arrests are being made, but the lack of shelter and rehabilitation programs for […]

The Week in Trafficking

Our weekly links roundup of human trafficking in the news. U.S. News The Department of Defense wants to use big data to find human traffickers through the new Memex research project. U.S. retail groups urge the State Department to keep Uzbekistan as Tier 3 in the 2014 TIP report due to continued use of forced […]