Human trafficking and organized crime
About this talk
In this session, Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera from George Mason University will present her paper on the current security risks faced by migrant women and girls along their journey to the United States. After this intervention, Faith Tunde-Yara will present on organ trafficking, focusing on the phenomenon of victim-donors becoming organ brokers and recruiting ‘victims’ to sustain the illegal organ industry. Ekaterina Porras Sivolobova will deliver a presentation on the migration cycle of Sierra Leonean woman domestic workers as victims of human trafficking in Oman. After that, Gopala Sasie Rekha will introduce research on the reintegration process of sex trafficked victims in Indonesia and their family, and the role of NGOs in this process. The session will conclude with a presentation by Jacques Marcoux on the role of technology such as Project Arachnid on the distribution of ‘child sexual abuse material’ (CSAM) globally.