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22 Jul 2024 – Court admits digital evidence in abuse case

Published by rudy Date posted on July 23, 2024

Court admits digital evidence in abuse case

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26 June 2024 – US anti-trafficking report: Philippines keeps Tier 1 status

Published by rudy Date posted on June 28, 2024
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1 Apr 2024 – BI detects ‘bitbit,’ a new human trafficking scheme

Published by rudy Date posted on April 1, 2024
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Mar 3, 2024 – 66 face raps for illegal recruitment to South Korea

Published by rudy Date posted on March 3, 2024
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20 Oct 2023 – 731 rescued from 2 POGO sex dens

Published by rudy Date posted on October 29, 2023
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2 July 2023 – Cops raid 7 more buildings at POGO hub

Published by rudy Date posted on July 5, 2023
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1 June 2023 – BI intercepts Laos-bound human trafficking victims

Published by rudy Date posted on June 5, 2023
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31 May 2023 – DoJ indicts 10 person for human trafficking

Published by rudy Date posted on June 3, 2023

DoJ indicts 10 person for human trafficking By Franco Jose C. Baroña May 31, 2023 160 THE Department of Justice (DoJ) has indicted at least 10 individuals for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of over 1,000 foreigners who were forced into working for a cyber-fraud organization in the country and were rescued by the…

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21 Jan 2023 – BI execs tagged in trafficking Pinoys to Cambodia

Published by rudy Date posted on January 21, 2023
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2 Nov 2022 – BI prevents 4 trafficking victims from leaving Philippines

Published by rudy Date posted on November 3, 2022
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9 Sept 2022 – DILG, PNP rescue 15 minor victims of cybersex crime

Published by rudy Date posted on September 9, 2022
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26 Apr 2022 – 16 women rescued from trafficking

Published by rudy Date posted on April 26, 2022

16 women rescued from trafficking Roel Pareño – The Philippine Star  April 26, 2022 | 12:00am ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines — Sixteen women who were victims of human trafficking were rescued in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi on Sunday. The women were on board M/V Kristel Jane 3 that was docked at the port of Bongao and was set to…

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25 Jan 2022 – State Department Releases Annual Trafficking in Persons Report

Published by rudy Date posted on January 25, 2022

January 25, 2022 5:46 PM VOA News The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated human trafficking, the U.S. State Department said in its annual Trafficking in Persons Report released Tuesday. “This year’s Trafficking in Persons Report sends a strong message to the world that global crises, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change, and enduring discriminatory policies…

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House OKs stronger bill vs trafficking; online offenses now included

Published by rudy Date posted on January 25, 2022

By: Neil Arwin Mercado – Reporter / @NAMercadoINQINQUIRER.net / 11:03 PM January 25, 2022 MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives approved on second reading the bill strengthening policies on anti-trafficking in persons by including online abuses, such as pornography, as offenses.

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Woman held for online child trafficking

Published by rudy Date posted on December 8, 2021

by Eva Visperas – The Philippine Star ALCALA, Pangasinan, Philippines — A woman was arrested in Barangay Poblacion East in this town over the weekend for alleged exploitation of minors online.

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495 suspected trafficking, illegal recruitment victims intercepted from Jan.-Sept. 2021

Published by rudy Date posted on November 2, 2021

by Kristine Joy Patag – Philstar.com, 2 Nov 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Immigration has intercepted the departure of 495 suspected victims of human trafficking and illegal recruitment from January to September of the year.

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Facebook has known it has a human trafficking problem for years. It still hasn’t fully fixed it

Published by rudy Date posted on October 26, 2021

By Clare Duffy, CNN Business, 26 Oct 2021 (CNN) — Facebook has for years struggled to crack down on content related to what it calls domestic servitude: “a form of trafficking of people for the purpose of working inside private homes through the use of force, fraud, coercion or deception,” according to internal Facebook documents…

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Immigration warns aspiring OFWs of new illegal recruitment scheme

Published by rudy Date posted on October 21, 2021

by Philstar.com, 21 Oct 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Immigration warned aspiring overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) against a new scheme by illegal recruiters that provide them with fake documents.

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7 Pinoy human trafficking survivors sa Syria, nakauwi na

Published by rudy Date posted on September 27, 2021

by Fadriquela | TFC News, 27 Sep 2021 MANILA – Pitong Pilipino na biktima ng human trafficking sa Syria ang nakauwi na sa Pilipinas noong September 18, 2021 sa tulong ng Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Ang Office of the Undersecretary of Migrant Worker’s Affairs (DFA-OUMWA) ang nagsagawa ng repatriation sa mga biktimang Pilipino.

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Human trafficking victims rescued in Cotabato

Published by rudy Date posted on September 2, 2021

by John Unson – The Philippine Star, 2 Sep 2021 COTABATO CITY, Philippines — Thirteen women who were promised employment with high salary abroad were rescued in a raid on a house in Barangay Mother Bagua in this city on Tuesday.

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Beware of illegal recruitment via online dating – POEA

Published by rudy Date posted on August 27, 2021

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6 Pinays bound for Dubai barred

Published by rudy Date posted on August 9, 2021

by Rudy Santos, Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star), 9 Aug 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Officers of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) have prevented six Filipino women from traveling to the United Arab Emirates.

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Human trafficking, why so few convictions?

Published by rudy Date posted on August 8, 2021

by Fr. Shay Cullen, 8 Aug 2021 The recruitment and sale of humans is an age-old crime against the rights, freedom and dignity of everyone exploited and forced to work for little or no wages and controlled and trapped by their traffickers and slave masters.Young women and boys are especially targeted and offered fake jobs…

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4 Dubai-bound OFWs intercepted at NAIA

Published by rudy Date posted on July 19, 2021

by Rudy Santos, Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star), 19 Jul 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) recently prevented from leaving the country four female overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who were reportedly recruited to work as domestic helpers in Dubai.

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41 alleged members of cybersex ring held

Published by rudy Date posted on July 15, 2021

by Emmanuel Tupas (The Philippine Star), 15 Jul 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Police apprehended 41 suspected members of a cybersex ring in separate operations in Valenzuela City and Batangas on Monday.

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Human trafficking mastermind nabbed

Published by rudy Date posted on July 9, 2021

The mastermind of a human trafficking group operating in Zamboanga has been arrested based on the formal complaints made by some of the victims who had been duped to work as undocumented maids in Syria. The Philippine Embassy in Damascus said the rescued women made their complaints before they were repatriated. Paksatul Anding, who also…

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Country still Tier 1, but lacks convictions in trafficking

Published by rudy Date posted on July 3, 2021

(The Philippine Star), 3 Jul 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines continues to meet the minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking, but failed to “convict any officials for complicity in trafficking crimes” and “did not vigorously investigate labor trafficking crimes,” the US State Department said in a report.

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PH failed to convict officials complicit in human trafficking – US report

Published by rudy Date posted on July 2, 2021

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After a difficult repatriation, DFA empties Syria shelter of human trafficking survivors

Published by rudy Date posted on June 28, 2021

BY RECTO MERCENE, Businesssmirror, 28 Jun 2021 THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) repatriated at the weekend 22 survivors of trafficking in persons (TIP) and illegal recruitment scams, following a lengthy stay in Syria.

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Trafficked Badjaos to be laborers – IACAT

Published by rudy Date posted on June 7, 2021

by Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star), 7 Jun 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Some of the 303 members of the Badjao tribe who were rescued in Manila last Friday may have been meant by a human trafficking syndicate to work as laborers, the Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT) said yesterday.

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July 30 – World Day
Against Trafficking in Persons

“One life trafficked, one too many!”

 

Invoke Article 33 of the ILO constitution
against the military junta in Myanmar
to carry out the 2021 ILO Commission of Inquiry recommendations
against serious violations of Forced Labour and Freedom of Association protocols.

 

Accept National Unity Government
(NUG) of Myanmar.
Reject Military!

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