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?

War & Conflict

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?

India

Children of Assam forced into labour, prostitution

Children are being trafficked into forced labour and sexual exploitation in large numbers from Assam state.

India: The disappearing children of Assam

Human Rights

India's 'dark holes' where millions of girls disappear

A public art project is asking Indians to notice the millions of girls and women trafficked into sex work.

India's 'dark holes' where millions of girls disappear

Africa Investigates

Nigeria's Baby Farmers

Investigating Nigeria's notorious baby farms and the criminals who abuse and exploit women for profit.

Asia Pacific

Malaysia subjects refugees to torture

Al Jazeera documents cases of abuse and mistreatment in the wake of series of raids to catch illegal immigrants.