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Midyear 2019: Experts explore measures to end trafficking at casinos, as abuse rises worldwide

January 22, 2019
Filed under: Human Trafficking

Human trafficking thrives around the world despite growing awareness of the problem.

Globally, an estimated 40.3 million people were victims of human trafficking — or modern-day slavery as it’s known – on any given day in 2016, according to the latest statistics compiled by the Global Slavery Index. In the United States, between 14,500 and 17,500 people are victims of human trafficking each year.

 

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