Every year, the President proclaims January as a month dedicated to the awareness and prevention of human trafficking.
Around the world, human trafficking has stripped nearly 25 million people of their safety, dignity, and liberty — disproportionately affecting historically underserved and marginalized communities. During National Human Trafficking Prevention Month, we reaffirm our commitment to ending this inhumane and immoral practice in all its forms. And as we bring perpetrators to justice, we renew our pledge to help survivors recover and rebuild their lives.”– POTUS
The federal government works to combat human trafficking through several training courses, including the Blue Campaign | Homeland Security (dhs.gov). Read more in the bulletin below.[dwres url=”/tagged/news-update-01-19-2023/”]