The forces of globalization have only intensified the trade in humans. The U.S. State Department says that estimates of those enslaved through human trafficking ranges from 4 million to 27 million.
Because the world is not yet ending and the ultimate moral judgment is not yet upon us, humankind now has some latitude for leisure. Let the summer vacation planning commence. If you’re heading to Southeast Asia, try traveling the ChildSafe way.
This article was written by Guest Blogger Dana R.H. Doan of the LIN Center for Community Development (LIN). LIN is a new resource for local not-for-profit groups, individuals and corporate philanthropists based in and around Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. This article marks the first of a series of publications from LIN on Vietnam Talking […]
11.23.09 – Finally home in Lang Son, Vietnam and given a chance to start her own family, Nguyen Thi Phuong is exulting with joy while holding her first child. Phuong was a victim of human trafficking to China, where she was kept captive for over two years. Lured to the China and Vietnam border, Phuong […]