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Modern slavery

By News Desk
December 06, 2023

Pakistan faces significant challenges related to human trafficking. Factors like poverty, gender discrimination, and regional conflicts contribute to the problem. Women and children are particularly vulnerable, often forced into domestic servitude or subjected to sexual exploitation. 

Poverty, lack of education, political instability, and gender inequality add fuel to the fire. The impacts on victims are profound, encompassing physical and psychological trauma, loss of autonomy, and deprivation of basic human rights.

Modern slavery

Addressing human trafficking requires a comprehensive approach, including prevention, prosecution, and protection. Strengthening legal frameworks, raising awareness, and promoting international collaboration are vital components of combating this global menace. Empowering vulnerable communities through education and economic opportunities is crucial in preventing individuals from falling prey to traffickers.

Qazi Najiullah