ways to abolish human trafficking

4 May

Global Rescue Relief programs were designed with a primary focus on the trafficking victims — an understanding of their imminent danger, their need for urgent rescue, and their necessity for care. While local and national policy and legislative efforts are an important part of the anti-trafficking movement, Global Rescue Relief combats trafficking through a “Frontline Approach”. Traffickers act with immediacy; so should the Anti-Traffickers. This is Global Rescue Relief’s premise – act with immediacy to rescue and assist victims of human trafficking.

Some of the immediate problems facing these children are mental health concerns, sexually transmitted diseases, poor health, physical abuse, and drug abuse. According to the United States Department of Health and Human Services, victims of human trafficking can suffer from a multitudf long term affects.

  • sleeping and eating disorders
  • sexually transmitted diseases/HIV/AIDS
  • physical ailments:  back, cardiovascular, or respiratory problems
  • fear/anxiety/depression
  • guilt and shame
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Stockholm Syndrome

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