After drug dealing, Trafficking in Persons (TIP) is tied with the illegal arms industry as the second largest criminal industry in the world, and it is the fastest growing.1
- U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
- Justice For Women
- Dynamics of Trafficking of Women & Children in South Asia, Asia Development Bank, 2003.
- India Human Rights Report, submitted to Congress by the U.S. Secretary of State
- National Human Rights Commission, UNIFEM.
- Human Trafficking in India, Stanford University, March 12, 2010
- 2014 – Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report (excerpt)
- Full TIP report and accompanying documents
There is a critical need for high quality after-care services for women who are rescued from the sex trade. Existing governmental programs are generally overburdened and/or poorly resourced.⁶
We have established a state-of the-art after-care facility located in the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh.