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4 Ways to Prevent Sexual Exploitation of Runaway Children

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Runaway children are one of the populations most at risk for child sexual exploitation. A recent study on the sexual exploitation of runaway children by the University of Denver found that nearly 10% of runaway children interviewed had reported to have resorted to or had been coerced into engaging in commercial sex for survival on the streets.

We took a look at the study and identified four key reasons why runaway youth are at such high risk for sexual exploitation, and possible ways you can help combat each one. Read More

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At Risk Warning Signs for Child Sex Trafficking

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On an ongoing basis, we ask our supporters to help call attention to youth at risk for child sex trafficking. In an effort to call even more attention to the issue, we’re providing more detailed information about youth at risk for child sex trafficking, and would like to ask you to spread these warning signs for child sex trafficking around your network. Read More

Combating Child Sexual Exploitation On Social Media

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The following post was submitted by Tagged, one of our technology partners. It is part of a series of posts written by our technology partner organizations on the issue of human trafficking and child sexual exploitation. Tagged is a social discovery platform that allows its users to browse the profiles of other members, play games and share tags and virtual gifts. Tagged has 100 million members.

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