Watching, Waiting, and Protecting

Watching, Waiting, and Protecting

WATCHING, WAITING, AND PROTECTING Border Monitoring is one of the most efficient ways of preventing human trafficking for Nepali women and children One of Free for Life’s most successful programs in Nepal is our Border Monitoring station at Krishnanagar. The border...
Border Monitoring in Action

Border Monitoring in Action

BORDER MONITORING IN ACTION Passion and Action Lead to Freedom! SHE DIDN’T KNOW As She sits on a hot overcrowded bus the knots in Her stomach aren’t subsiding…  The border to India is in sight, but the holes in Her story are becoming more apparent.  Where did...
Trafficking 101: What Is Human Trafficking?

Trafficking 101: What Is Human Trafficking?

TRAFFICKING 101: WHAT IS HUMAN TRAFFICKING? What is Human Trafficking?  The United Nations’s Human Trafficking definition is the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion,...
A Unique Vulnerability

A Unique Vulnerability

A UNIQUE VULNERABILITY The Foster Care System At the beginning of every human trafficking story, there is one common theme: a level of vulnerability.  Vulnerability takes many forms; it can range from something as simple as a young girl walking home alone to a mother...
Buna

Buna

BUNA’S STORY Buna was not expected to live when Shanta first met with her in a hospital in Nepal. A CONVERSATION OVER TEA CHANGED HER LIFE Buna’s mother died when she was a young child. Though her father remarried, Buna did not experience a mother’s love....
Human Trafficking Does Not Stop in Times of Crisis, and Neither Will We.Our Response to COVID-19