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Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month: Join the Fight!

January 11th, 2022

 
 
There are an estimated 40 million victims of human trafficking and slavery today. Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery and occurs when a trafficker uses force, fraud or coercion to control another person for the purpose of engaging in commercial sex acts or soliciting labor or services against his/her will.
 
Take time to learn more, then take action throughout the month of January, designated in the U.S. as national slavery & human trafficking prevention month.
 
Helpful resources
 
Download this toolkit compiled by the US Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking (USCSAHT) for education & action resources: https://bit.ly/33r5OwI

Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange created a reflection and prayer calendar that can be downloaded in both English and Spanish at this link: http://csjorange.org/ministries/justice-center/resources.

About U. S. Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking 
 
U. S. Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking (USCSAHT) envisions a world without slavery with a network of services and resources to inform the public, prevent the crime and assist survivors to achieve a fulfilling life.
 
 

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