East: Trafficking Of Females On Increase In Eastern Europe (Component 1)

East: Trafficking Of Females On Increase In Eastern Europe (Component 1)

Each year, thousands and thousands of females from Central and Eastern Europe plus the Soviet that is former Union lured to your West with claims of work and a far better life. Alternatively, lots of people are offered into slavery and prostitution as victims of individual trafficking bands utilizing females from nations like Russia, Belarus, Moldova, and Romania to provide intercourse organizations across the world. In this to begin a two-part show, RFE/RL correspondent Alexandra Poolos talks about worldwide efforts to fight the crisis that is growing.

Prague, 23 May 2001 (RFE/RL) — it’s nearly impossible to learn exactly just how women that are many offered every year into individual trafficking bands for sexual exploitation. But worldwide agencies and federal government bodies calculate that more than one million ladies and girls every year can be bought into prostitution and sex-industry bands in Asia, the usa, Western Europe therefore the center East.