We abhor that which we find in the underpinnings of our society. To think human trafficking is right under our noses. In our backyards. A part of our furniture? We must do more to abolish that which bastardizes our currency of life.
Our illustrator, John Holcroft, was asked to put together an illustration for the background of an article for IBA Global Insight that talked about human trafficking and how it is right under our noses. Watch a film about the issue. Gives you a moment to pause.
"Prostitution is renting an organ for ten minutes."
-- A John
"There is no trust more sacred than the one the world holds for children. There is no duty more important than ensuring that their rights are respected, that their welfare is protected, that their lives are free from fear and want and that they can grow up in peace."
-- Kofi Annan