Writes Ares, Content Writer, Headline Diplomat eMagazine, LUDCI.eu
The United Nations, through its Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), has announced that the COVID-19 pandemic is fueling the rise in human trafficking cases – a type of modern slavery that primarily targets children and women.
According to the new report by the UNODC, the exploitation of minors has grown in the last three decades, and "about 50,000 human trafficking victims were detected and reported by 148 countries" just in 2018.
The proportion of children among detected trafficking victims has tripled in the last 15 yea...
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