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Labour exploitation: Are you playing a role?
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Labour exploitation: Are you playing a role?

Cases of forced labour contributes to 38% of all trafficking cases [1]. Forced labour is used to decrease production costs and thereby increase profit margins for businesses. It can be defined as the following: “When a person is forced to work, without their consent, by threats or coercion. This includes bonded labor, forced domestic work,...

How much is a body worth? Organ Trafficking and the business of bodies.
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How much is a body worth? Organ Trafficking and the business of bodies.

What would you do if somebody offered you R2 million for whatever you had in your pocket at the time and didn’t really need? What if it wasn’t in your pocket, but maybe tucked away in your torso — a “spare” kidney. Poor health affects us and our loved ones and sometimes an organ transplant is recommended...

Red Flags of Human Trafficking
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Red Flags of Human Trafficking

The following Red Flags can be used to help identify potential Human Trafficking cases. If you have come across an incident that may have the following Red Flags we ask that you contact Hope Risen as soon as possible. List of Red Flags No local dialects New arrival in the country Lack of documentation /...