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I work at a bank or money wire service: What can I do to combat human trafficking?

September 26, 2018

Human trafficking is a business and the International Labour Organization estimates that it is a $150 billion global industry. A significant amount of this money will go through legitimate financial institutions, like retail bank branches.

Individuals with disabilities may face increased risk of human trafficking

August 15, 2018

Any vulnerable person is at risk for human trafficking, however, individuals with disabilities may face increased risk for several reasons.

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New report provides roadmap for industries to join the fight against human trafficking

July 26, 2018

Polaris released its newest ground-breaking report on how human trafficking business models attempt to intersect with and use legitimate businesses like financial services, social media, hotels & motels, transportation systems, health care, and housing and homelessness systems to further their operations in very specific ways to recruit and exploit victims.