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ITALY: Stop Human Trafficking Campaign is Helping to Prevent Exploitation and Abuse

By at March 16, 2016 | 2:46 pm

ITALY: Stop Human Trafficking Campaign is Helping to Prevent Exploitation and Abuse

(MissionNewswire) In October 2015, Salesian missionaries in Italy kicked off a Stop Human Trafficking Campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of youth migration. With a focus on youth leaving countries in Africa in search of a better life in Europe, the campaign aims to prevent young migrants from becoming victims of crime and exploitation. The campaign is part of an more...

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GHANA: Salesian Missionaries Develop Child Protection Center to Aid Victims of Child Trafficking

By at October 28, 2015 | 1:47 pm

GHANA: Salesian Missionaries Develop Child Protection Center to Aid Victims of Child Trafficking

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries in Blessed Artemide Zatti province in Ashaiman, a large town in the Greater Accra region of south Ghana, have developed the Don Bosco Child Protection Center to provide services to victims of child trafficking. The center is part of a collaboration between missionaries, the local police department and Ghana’s Ministry for Social more...

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BENIN: Salesian Missionaries Provide Hope and Healing to Victims of Child Trafficking

By at July 1, 2015 | 4:34 am

BENIN: Salesian Missionaries Provide Hope and Healing to Victims of Child Trafficking

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries around the globe are working to end child trafficking and other abuses by addressing their root causes. From identifying traffickers and holding them accountable to educating families about these predatory practices, missionaries are working to change local laws and strengthen legal protections for youth. In 2014, the United more...

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