1.2 million

Children are trafficked
every year (UNICEF, 2003)

2/3 of the victims

Are women forced into
commercial sex
(UNODC, 2009)

14 years old

Is the average age of
a trafficked victim
(A21 Campaign)

31.6 billion

Is the total market value of
sex trafficking (Geneva,
International Labour
Office, 2006)




As one of our key partners, UNIFEM Singapore is keen to organise talks or workshops on human and sex trafficking in educational institutions. If you are interested in any of our events, do drop us an email!


Upcoming Events

     
  June 11 and 12, 2011:
TRAFFICK JAM - Blogshop Bazaar and Concert
11am - 8pm, Orchard Central, Level B2
Come and show your support for the fight against sex trafficking, listen to some great music, enjoy the bizarre, find out more about the issue and sign the Body Shop's STOP Petition Against Sex Trafficking of Children and Young People. Organized by the Youth Team for UN WOMEN National Commitee Singapore.
 
     

     
  June 22, 2011:
SOUNDOUT Against Sex Trafficking CD Launch!
7pm - 12 mid, Blujaz Cafe, 12 Bali Lane (near Arab Street)
t's here at last, the much anticipated release of the CD compilation of some of the brilliant tracks donated right here. Come down to see seven of the bands and performers on the CD perform live and help SOUNDOUT against sex trafficking. Free entry, CD's to give away.

This is an 18+ event. RSVP to [email protected]
 
     

     
  June 29, 2011:
Screening of 'The Day My God Died'
UN WOMEN Office, Singapore
This feature length documentary tells to stories of young girls who have survived being sex trafficking victims in the brothels of Bombay and show some of the work being done to help them and put an end to sex trafficking.

The is a UN WOMEN members only event. If you are interested in becoming a member of UN WOMEN and being able to attend events like this click here.

Click here for more details about this event >>
 
     


Ongoing Events Throughout The Year

     
  'The Human Trafficking Game' at various Polytechnics  
     

     
  School Talks at local and international secondary schools throughout Singapore  
     


Past Events

     
  May 2011:
Visit of Anuradha Koirala - CNN Hero of the Year 2010.

For a week in May Anuradha Koirala visited Singapore and gave a series of interview and talks to various groups to raise awareness of the problem of sex trafficking of young Nepalese women into India and the work here organization, Maiti Nepal, is doing to fight against it and help the survivors.
 
     

     
  April 2011:
S P Jain Centre of Management - Raise Your Voice, Empowering the Woman.

UN WOMEN, along with H.O.M.E were speakers on issues such as domestic violence, maid abuse and trafficking
 
     

     
  April 2011:
Screening of 'The Day My God Died' for staff of Singapore Tourism Board
 
     

     
  April 2011:
Screening of 'The Day My God Died' for UN WOMEN menbers
 
     

     
  April 2011:
School Talk at the Canadian International School
 
     

     
  April 30, 2011:
TRADE, A Special Unifem Film Presentation
Friday, 7:00pm to 9:00pm @ VivoCity
Levels 2 & 3, HarbourFront Precinct

Click here for more details >>
 
     

     
  March 2011:
School Talk at Dunman High
 
     

     
  March 26, 2011:
TAKEN, A Special Unifem Film Presentation
Friday, 7:30pm to 9:10pm @ VivoCity
Levels 2 & 3, HarbourFront Precinct
 
     

     
  February 26, 2011:
Lilja 4-EVER A Special Unifem Film Presentation
Friday, 7:30pm @ The Picturehouse
The Cathay, 2 Handy Road