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.

In an effort to continue providing services for victims and their advocates, the National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC) invites you to join the Crime Victims Community in COVID-19 (CVCC) group. There will be biweekly webinars beginning Tuesday, March 31 at 1 p.m....

December 20, 2017

Synopsis: "Illustrating how community awareness and Tribal support are vital to combat trafficking in Indian Country. Case study examples, recommendations on outreach & sustainability, & Tribal resources and traditional healing methods will be discussed."

Webinar le...

September 26, 2017

Synopsis: "NCJTC - Human Trafficking: Inside the Survivor's Mind | | Nov 15, 2017 Explain the definition of sex trafficking and describe why this is a serious problem that needs our attention. Demonstrate why victims are not often identified as we look at a survivor’s...

August 16, 2017

Synopsis:

Date: Thursday August 17th, 2017 

Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pm (CST)

This webinar will address the unique ways that trafficking impacts Native communities in the United States.  Specific topics will include the history of trafficking, trafficking in urban vs. reservat...

March 24, 2017

Synopsis:

National Criminal Justice Training Center Webinar - Best Practices in Communicating with Survivors of Sex Trafficking 

Mar 28, 2017

 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Provides an overview of trauma-informed techniques for communicating with victims and survivors of sex traff...

January 7, 2016

Free webinar offered on January 14th, 2016 to explain VAWA funding opportunities.

 

"All federally recognized tribes may, if they so choose, exercise the special domestic violence criminal jurisdiction over non-Indians, recognized by the Violence Against Women Reauthori...

February 1, 2015

Synopsis: A webinar that discusses the problem of human trafficking as it occurs in rural areas and some of the challenges--often similar to those faced by tribal communities.

 

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