Efforts to End Child Trafficking

At last count, a minimum 1.8 million children are enslaved in the global sex trade, which actively operates in nearly every country in the world. At last estimate, as many as 200,000 children risk entering into sex trafficking in the United States alone (The Polaris Project).

The centuries-old phenomenon of human trafficking is far from extinct, yet an innovative new partnership among The Body Shop, ECPAT International (End Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes), and The Somaly Mam Foundation seeks to change that.

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