Sex Trafficking in Indian Country Update

 

A project blog dedicated to providing a central location for the latest media, news articles, training information, funding and policy updates related to sex trafficking in Indian country.

July 31, 2017

Synopsis: News article about a trafficking seminar organized by a tribal community.

" Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake were glad to be given the opportunity to assist in putting together an illuminating and informative seminar hosted by Soroptimist International, Lake Cou...

July 28, 2017

Synopsis: News article discussing the National Indian Gaming Commission's efforts to address human trafficking in tribal casinos. Subscription required to read the full article.

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July 27, 2017

Synopsis: Today, U.S. Sen. Tom Udall, vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, held a stakeholder meeting on ways to more effectively prevent, prosecute, and improve data collection on human trafficking in Indian Country.

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Synopsis: Senator Tom Udall, vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, held a stakeholder meeting on ways to more effectively prevent, prosecute, and improve data collection on human trafficking in Indian Country.

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July 26, 2017

Synopsis: The U.S. Government Accountability Office has published a report on human trafficking cases involving Native Americans or occurring in Indian Country.

" Why GAO Did This Study Human trafficking—the exploitation of a person typically through force, fraud, or co...

July 20, 2017

Synopsis:  Oversight Hearing on “The GAO Reports on Human Trafficking of American Indian and Alaska Natives in the United States.”

Hearings Date: 07/26/2017 02:30 PM

Location: Dirksen 628

Type: Oversight Hearing


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