MUMBAI, INDIA – After a month-long investigation, IJM has helped apprehend a man who was allegedly trafficking girls for sex. Police arrested him on a crowded street, and IJM helped rescue the girls who were being offered for sale in broad daylight.
BANGALORE, INDIA – More than 100 men and women were rescued from slavery this week from factories and farms about 50 miles south of Bangalore, the booming metropolis and epicenter of technology in India.
State Government Initiates Complex Operation
GUATEMALA CITY – A group of 34 girls gathered around the campfire. There were s'mores and laughter and constant chatter, broken up by outbursts of song. The scene is easily imagined by many around the world, especially boys and girls who quickly call to mind their own summer camp experience.
NAIROBI, Kenya – Justice was finally secured for one brave Kenyan girl this week, thanks to her testimony and the relentless determination of local police and IJM staff.
Despite pressure from her community to stay silent, 14-year-old Vera * courageously shared the truth about the man who sexually assaulted her. Now her abuser has been convicted and will face 20 years in prison for his crimes.
A Shocking Assault against a Vulnerable Girl