February 4th, 2009

This website aims to provide a resource for legal information and opnion on trafficking in human beings.

Human trafficking is our modern slavery. People, especially women, are traded, threatened and abused for commercial gain. Trafficked women are specifically exploited in the sex industry. This not just raises humanitarian and legal issues. Human trafficking is also a health problem: victims are physically and psychologically scarred for life.

This website is an initiative of and edited by Chris Sent LLM. She has worked for several years in the fashion industry, before becoming a lawyer. In recent years she has specialized in legal issues surrounding human trafficking. She has specifically researched and published on the importance of medical examanination of victims for their rehabilitation and legal truth-finding .

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