Reports came out over the weekend from the United Nations and local media in Nepal, showing that many women are enslaved multiple times. Free the Slaves works with several anti-slavery organizations in Nepal, where poverty forces many to seek employment away from home, making them vulnerable to human traffickers.
The UN’s Mediaglobal.org reported that an estimated 10,000 Nepali girls a year are enslaved in India’s brothels. They sometimes go willingly, thinking they will work in factories or restaurants. Instead, they are read more >