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Usually, “trafficking” refers to the process when another person, who receives economic benefits from this, exploits someone. This is a form of violence, and most often, like other forms, it is applied to women and children.
Most often, exploitation is labor and sexual. Here are the signs they may include:
– Exploitation of the prostitution of third parties or other forms of sexual exploitation,
– Forced labor or services,
– Slavery or practices similar to slavery,
– Dependent state
– Forced marriage
– Extraction of organs.
Yes, the Modern Slavery Act of 2015.
No. The UK has legal mechanisms in place that ban survivors of human trafficking from criminal prosecution. A special mechanism allows survivors to receive assistance within 45 days. For more information about this, you should ask the organizations that deal with the problem.
Salvation Army — is a Christian organization that deals with various social issues, including the problem of exploitation.
Unseen UK — here you can get advice and a detailed plan of action in any situation related to exploitation and human trafficking.
Asiana — is a helping organization for women in difficult situations.
ECPAT UK — is an organization that fights against the trafficking and exploitation of children.
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