,a ministry of Compassionate Hope Foundation, is an Awareness and Action initiative designed to assist the Church and the global community to combat Human-Trafficking education and mobilization.
is defined as the illegal enterprise of obtaining, holding, and selling of persons in “compelled services” for the expressed purpose of personal and/or, but not limited to, financial gain. It is a worldwide epidemic that is misunderstood, under-emphasized, and largely ignored; however, both national and international communities contribute to it knowingly and unknowingly through the commercial consumption of pornography, prostitution, drug transport, and human transport.
Human-trafficking is SLAVERY!
NO! Slavery did not end 150 years ago with the signing of The Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. The proclamation did, however, set 3.1 million African Americans slaves free. By comparison, an estimated 27 - 30 million people are enslaved worldwide today.
Types of Trafficking
Trafficking is such a complex “beast” that categorizing it is essential to understanding its deep, interwoven framework.
makes up approximately 80% of all trafficking reports.
Mail Order Brides
Strippers / Live Sex Shows
makes up the remaining 20% of trafficking reports.