INTER PRESS PROVIDER – News and Views through the Global South

INTER PRESS PROVIDER – News and Views through the Global South

Myanmar and Asia’s By Tharanga Yakupitiyage Reprint | | Print | | En espanol

that is section of a few features from around the world on human being trafficking. IPS protection is supported by the Riana Group.

Ladies and girls from Myanmar are increasingly being trafficked as “brides” to Asia. Aung Ja* ended up being 18 whenever a lady from Myitkina, north Myanmar, convinced her to have a ‘factory’ job in Asia. She had been rescued in 2017 and it is involved in a UN Women-supported trafficking prevention programme. Picture: UN Women/Stuart Mannion

UN, Mar 22 2019 (IPS) – ladies and girls from Myanmar are increasingly being trafficked as “

In a report that is new Human Rights Watch (HRW) documented many instances of females and girls from Myanmar’s Kachin and northern Shan States who had been trafficked and forced into intimate slavery in Asia, along with the alarming shortage of police force regarding the problem.

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“Myanmar and Chinese authorities are searching away while unscrupulous traffickers are selling Kachin women and girls into captivity and unspeakable punishment,” said Acting Women’s Rights Co-Director at HRW and writer of the report Heather Barr. Leggi tutto “INTER PRESS PROVIDER – News and Views through the Global South”