Gift No. 9
Community engagement is vital to preventing a girl from becoming a victim of sexual exploitation and violence. Counseling, education, and support improve her circumstances and reduce the threat of trafficking. Rescue centers in cities and at border crossings help combat the growing tragedy of human trafficking and help staff intercept a girl before she becomes a victim.
FACT: Today, 33 percent of human trafficking victims around the world are children. In some regions of Africa and Asia, that number rises to a sickening 100 percent.