Search Results for Tag: slavery
Young girls in south India continue to be “dedicated” to village temples and then forced into prostitution despite laws banning the ancient ritual, researchers said.
The devadasi system, which involves putting a beaded necklace around girls and often leads to a life of sex work and slavery, goes unchecked in Karnataka state, according to two reports released this month.
Date22.01.2019 | 13:08
Tagsbride, Devadasi, India, karnataka, prostitute, sex work, sex worker, slavery, temple prostitute, women's rights
In Mauritania, northwestern Africa, slavery is a fact of modern life. It’s estimated that 10-20 percent of the country’s 3.5 million people are still enslaved in a system rooted in ethnic discrimination. – Author: Robert Asher and Safa Faki
Date04.01.2018 | 14:52
Tagscaste, Discrimination, domestic ause, ethnic discrimination, Human rights, Mauritania, poverty, slavery, women's rights
South Korea said Wednesday a 2015 deal intended to end a festering dispute with Japan over Tokyo’s wartime sex slavery was faulty, reopening a historical wound as the two countries try to rein in North Korea.
Date27.12.2017 | 10:13
Tagscomfort women, Japan, Moon Jae In, prostitution, sex slavery, sex workers, slavery, South Korea, women's rights
Asian maids reveal the details of human trafficking in Morocco. They came to work but were exploited and abused.
Date02.12.2017 | 16:54
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Date05.01.2017 | 22:04
Tags#sexualviolence, Afghanistan, aging, children, gluten intolerance, Pakistan, slavery, women's rights