Even as human rights proponents around the globe recognized World Day Against Trafficking in Persons on July 30.

Author:Gajewski, Karen Ann
Position:WORTH NOTING - Brief article
 
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Even as human rights proponents around the globe recognized World Day Against Trafficking in Persons on July 30, various organizations and publications, including the Dhaka Tribune, reported that human trafficking is on the rise in many places, especially Bangladesh. According to law enforcement there, over 7,000 people were trafficked between January 2013 and June 2018. In India, new anti-trafficking legislation falls short of international human rights law. According to UN human rights experts the...

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