Given how brothels are newly legal in Ontario, this conference about human trafficking seems all the more prescient. You can get more information and register here.
Are you in law enforcement, social services, community services or a frontline service provider?
We are excited to inform you of an upcoming conference that will offer dynamic workshops and seminars on human trafficking. The Justice Summit will take place here in Ottawa on Saturday, May 5, 2012 at the Metropolitan Bible Church.
It is estimated that 27 million people are enslaved around the world at any given moment.
80% of the victims of sex trafficking are women, 50% or these are children.
Human trafficking has risen to become the second most profitable crime globally after the drug trade.
Young women have and continue to be trafficked in Ottawa and forced into sex slavery.
The Justice Summit will feature presentations by international human rights advocates, human trafficking survivors, and activists.