Slavery and Human Trafficking

Help End Human Trafficking

CRS sponsored a Run Against Trafficking Race in November, 2014, in Tacloban City, Philippines as part of an awareness program.

CRS sponsored a Run Against Trafficking Race in November, 2014, in Tacloban City, Philippines as part of an awareness program. Catholics Confront Global Poverty invite you to raise your awareness. Learn more.
photo by Charlie David Martinez for CRS


Stories

Gardening From Indian Red-Light District to Green Thumb
Girls and young women find refuge from Mumbai's brothels and embrace a new life with the support of CRS and partner Prerana.

Sewing machine CRS Supports Tougher Anti-Trafficking Laws in Brazil
CRS applauds Brazilian lawmakers who recently approved a constitutional amendment that strengthens the punishment for human traffickers.

Antonio Jose dos Santos Filho Trapped in Slavery
Each year, some 10,000 Brazilians, lured by promises of lucrative jobs, fall prey to a system that chains them to debt, isolation and abuse.

A young woman who survived sex trafficking shows paper flowers she made Helping Survivors of India's Sex-Slave Trade
Prajwala and Catholic Relief Services team up in India to nurture and support young women who have endured the horror of sex trafficking.

Trafficking Facts


Shine a Light Against Trafficking

Shine a Light Against Trafficking

International Day of Prayer and Awareness.


Suggested Intercessions

Ana Lucia Tesoureira

Stop Human Trafficking and Exploitation, Protect, Help, Empower and Restore Human Dignity.


How You Can Help

Boy praying

Become a Shepherd Tool Kit.