AJ Impact

Epstein's wealth: Is alleged sex offender really a billionaire?

Lawyers claimed Epstein is a billionaire, but his current business dealings are mysterious, so it's hard to tell.

Epstein's wealth: Is alleged sex offender really a billionaire?

Human trafficking

US adds Saudi Arabia, Cuba to blacklist on human trafficking

Two countries downgraded to those that have failed to make significant anti-trafficking efforts.

US adds Saudi Arabia, Cuba to blacklist on human trafficking

Yemen

Exclusive: Yemeni child soldiers recruited by Saudi-UAE coalition

Al Jazeera obtains exclusive footage proving presence of child soldiers in recruitment camp of Saudi-UAE-led coalition.

Exclusive: Yemeni child soldiers recruited by Saudi-UAE coalition

Opinion

Ghana child slavery: When seeking context overlooks harm

We don't have exact data on how pervasive child slavery is in Ghana, but we can't accept harmful child labour as normal.

Kuukuwa Manful

by Kuukuwa Manful

Kuukuwa Manful

United States

Las Vegas: Homeless youth most vulnerable to sex trafficking

Survivors of the illegal sex trade say the city's culture and high rates of homelessness give traffickers the advantage.

Las Vegas: Homeless youth most vulnerable to sex trafficking

Opinion

How CNN reported on 'child slaves' who were not really enslaved

Despite what a recent CNN documentary claims, there is no pervasive child slavery problem in Ghana's Lake Volta region.

Betty Mensah

by Betty Mensah
- Samuel Okyere

Betty Mensah

Latin America

Ex-police chief among 'soulless baby traffickers' held in Peru

A former police chief is among the 14 arrested for selling infants for profit, the Peruvian public prosecutor said.

Ex-police chief among 'soulless baby traffickers' held in Peru

UpFront

Modern slavery: Are we all to blame?

Slavery is a reality for millions of people, and the blame doesn't stop with traffickers.

Modern slavery: Are we all to blame?

Rohingya

Bangladesh: Trafficking of girls rife in Rohingya camps

Rights groups say Rohingya refugees are being increasingly targeted by human traffickers at camps in Bangladesh.

Thailand

Rescuing boys from Thailand's northern sex trade

NGO Urban Light in Chiang Mai has reached 5,000 teenagers caught up in prostitution rackets in Thailand's second city.

Rescuing boys from Thailand's northern sex trade

Reporter's Notebook

Refugee crisis: 'Gangs run child prostitution rings'

Reports children are sexually exploited emphasise need to ensure refugees are welcomed and receive same care offered to EU citizens.

101 East

Malaysia: Babies for Sale

101 East investigates the sinister world of baby selling in Malaysia, where infants are sold to the highest bidder.

Human Rights

Unaccompanied minors risk all to reach US

New UNICEF report indicates most of the unaccompanied minors apprehended do not have access to legal representation.

Unaccompanied minors risk all to reach US

Africa Investigates

Zimbabwe's Child Exodus

What motivates thousands of children to take great risks smuggling themselves across the border into South Africa?

Uganda

Tales from Uganda's female former child soldiers

How do women who were abducted as children, raped and forced to kill, reintegrate into their communities?