Human Trafficking: The Global Monster

Winfred Okoe Addy | September 22 | 4:00-5:00 PM | Room 2584

Trafficking in persons shall mean the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring, trading, or receipt of persons for the purpose of exploitation WITHIN and ACROSS national borders by the use of threat, force, or other forms of coercion, such as fraud, deception, the abuse of power, or exploitation of vulnerability. The illegal trade of human beings occurs locally and internationally for the purpose of exploitation. Exploitation has been defined to include induced prostitution, other forms of sexual exploitation, forced labour slavery or practices similar to slavery, servitude, or the removal of organs.
Presentation Objectives:

·       Discuss the types of trafficking related to Ghana and Africa as a whole

·       Discuss human trafficking and child labor in Africa

·       Describe the causes of human trafficking

·       Discuss the reasons for human trafficking

·       Examine legal frameworks

About the Presenter