Client Stories, HRI News, Trafficking

Client Story: Trafficking

Anh, 38, is an interpreter from Vietnam. In the late 1990’s she was recruited by a Vietnamese company to work as a Vietnamese-Korean interpreter at a factory in American Samoa. She was promised free housing and food, and money for overtime. She was told if she broke her contract before …

Politics, Trafficking

Trafficking and Politics

Last week, President Obama announced efforts to combat human trafficking in the U.S. and around the globe. Trafficking, which affects more than 20 million around the world, is also found in the U.S. Building on the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, the President announced …