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    1. 1. USE OF THIS POWERPOINT You may use this Presentation to further awareness of and action in response to human trafficking and slavery. Please give credit accurately to the original sources where noted. All Rights Reserved © 2007 Sisters of the Divine Savior CONTACT: Sister Patrice M. Colletti, SDS [email_address]
    2. 2. Jobs Available Immediately: Wanted Regionally or Internationally: Healthy Men, Women and Children, vulnerable or minority individuals strongly preferred. Ages 2 and up. Hours : Up to 20 a day, sometimes more Days per week : Up to 7; 365 days a year Holidays : None Sick leave : None Health and safety provision : None Pay : Minimal, often nothing Accommodations : Basic; usually in lieu of pay or deducted from it. APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED LOCALLY- DAILY
    3. 3. Human Slavery Here and Now? S. Patrice Colletti, SDS [email_address]
    4. 4. Agenda <ul><li>Morning: What do I need to know? </li></ul><ul><li>What is Trafficking? </li></ul><ul><li>Elements of trafficking </li></ul><ul><li>Global Challenge- Local Reality </li></ul><ul><li>Why does it continue? </li></ul><ul><li>Afternoon: Opportunities for Response </li></ul>
    5. 5. What is “trafficking”?
    6. 6. What is “trafficking”? $10 billion annual revenue
    7. 7. Characterized by: <ul><li>Exploitation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Usually for economic gain </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>By an individual, group, company, or organized crime </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Victims </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Trapped </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Against their will </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Not free to leave or stop </li></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Three Elements of Trafficking Recruiting, Harboring, Moving, Obtaining a Person Force, Fraud, Coercion Involuntary Servitude, Debt Bondage, Slavery, Sex Trade PROCESS MEANS END Or under age 18 in Commercial Sex Trade
    9. 9. It Happens Everywhere Over 27 million women, children and men 4 million sold across international borders 20,000-80,000 will be trafficked into the USA Trafficking and Slavery Exist in Every Country and Culture
    10. 10. 250,000-350,000 American Children and Youth at Risk Nearly half involve forced prostitution
    11. 11. Human Slavery <ul><li>50%+ Sex </li></ul><ul><li>27% Domestic Servitude </li></ul><ul><li>15%Manufacturing/ Farm Labor </li></ul><ul><li>8% Other </li></ul>
    12. 12. It Happens Everywhere
    13. 13. It Happens Everywhere
    14. 15. 13 th Amendment Prohibits Slavery <ul><li>Federal Crime: 700+ investigations since 2001 </li></ul><ul><li>Increase of over 600 percent over prior years </li></ul><ul><li>2006: 168 investigations; 111 defendants in 32 cases; 98 convictions </li></ul>
    15. 17. Свадьба, свадебный обряд
    16. 18. It Happens Everywhere
    17. 20. It Happens Everywhere
    18. 21. Lifetime TV: Mini-series
    19. 23. Human Trafficking: Anyplace there are roads.
    20. 25. It Happens Everywhere “ For every victim that comes forward, there are probably ten to twelve others out there.”
    21. 26. It Happens Everywhere
    22. 27. It Happens Everywhere
    23. 28. Sharing <ul><li>What surprised you? Why? </li></ul><ul><li>What angered you? Why? </li></ul><ul><li>What did you already know? How? </li></ul><ul><li>What was new to you? </li></ul>
    24. 30. It Happens Here <ul><li>What surprised you? Why? </li></ul><ul><li>What angered you? Why? </li></ul><ul><li>What did you already know? How? </li></ul><ul><li>What was new to you? </li></ul>VIDEO CLIP: A&E: Investigative Reports: Child Sex Trade
    25. 31. Why? <ul><li>Vulnerability </li></ul><ul><li>Greed </li></ul><ul><li>Corruption </li></ul><ul><li>Invisibility </li></ul>
    26. 32. Sharing <ul><li>Reflect on the “invisibility” of trafficking and slavery. </li></ul><ul><li>Why is awareness, such as that which you’re gaining today, so critical for change? </li></ul>
    27. 33. During the Break and after the seminar <ul><li>We invite you to make a donation to support the work of the Salvatorians (Sisters of the Divine Savior) on the anti-trafficking issue. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Newsletter (8,000 and growing) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Prevention (India, Sri Lanka, Poland, Albania, USA) </li></ul></ul>
    28. 34. During the Break Please take a poster (or two, if there are enough), and the evaluation sheet.
    29. 35. 15 minute break Minutes remaining in our break. Donations: Sisters of the Divine Savior- SAVE
    30. 36. Understanding Causes: Push-Pull Model PUSH
    31. 37. Manufacturing or Agricultural Slavery: What’s the “Push?”
    32. 38. Sex Trafficking: What’s the “Push?”
    33. 39. Pull: Demand Side <ul><li>PULL </li></ul>
    34. 40. Sex Trafficking: What’s the Pull?
    35. 41. Labor Trafficking: What’s the “pull?”
    36. 42. What’s the “pull?” <ul><li>Slave holders </li></ul><ul><li>Corporate stockholders </li></ul><ul><li>Retailers </li></ul><ul><li>End Consumers </li></ul>
    37. 43. Push-Pull Model PUSH PULL
    38. 44. What causes slavery to be profitable? BELIEFS VALUES STRUCTURES OTHER
    39. 45. <ul><li>What beliefs allow human trafficking to continue/ grow? </li></ul>BELIEFS
    40. 46. <ul><li>What values create demand for trafficking and exploitation? </li></ul>VALUES
    41. 47. <ul><li>What power structures (political and social power) in our society cause it to continue? </li></ul>STRUCTURES
    42. 48. <ul><li>What other demand-side (“pull”) issues cause human trafficking? </li></ul>OTHER
    43. 49. <ul><li>Morning: What do I need to know? </li></ul><ul><li>What is Trafficking? </li></ul><ul><li>Elements of trafficking </li></ul><ul><li>Global Challenge- Local Reality </li></ul><ul><li>Why does it continue? </li></ul><ul><li>Afternoon: Opportunities for Response </li></ul>
    44. 50. Sharing <ul><li>How does your faith or your moral /ethical code connect with your response to what you have learned today ? </li></ul>
    45. 51. How can we respond?
    46. 52. Opportunities for Response PUSH PULL
    47. 53. <ul><li>The (one) who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones. </li></ul>William Faulkner
    48. 54. Making the Invisible Visible
    49. 55. Legislative Response Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2005 Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children
    50. 56. State Legislation YES Pending TF TF P
    51. 57. <ul><li>June 7, 2005 </li></ul><ul><li>Cross-agency collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>Multi-disciplinary Training </li></ul><ul><li>Establishes state penalties </li></ul><ul><li>Strengthens federal law </li></ul>
    52. 58. How can I/we respond? http:// /slavery/ actionoptions.htm
    53. 59. Take Action &quot;Let’s build a new Underground Railroad!&quot; Options for Increasing Awareness and Involvement &quot;Let's roll up our sleeves and take direct action!“ Ideas for Directly Addressing the Needs of Victims &quot;Let's find a way to prevent human trafficking and slavery.&quot; Addressing the root causes of trafficking and slavery.
    54. 60. Points of Leverage <ul><li>Where are the points of leverage for abolition of slavery in the 21 st Century? </li></ul>
    56. 62. Awareness <ul><li>Look beneath the surface. </li></ul><ul><li>Recognize your own role…and your own power to create change. </li></ul>
    57. 63. <ul><li>What will I do? </li></ul><ul><li>What will we do ? </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    58. 64. Prevention <ul><li>Address the root causes of vulnerability: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Severe poverty </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Inequality of women and children </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Political strife and civil upheaval </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Forced migration </li></ul></ul>
    59. 65. <ul><li>Address the root causes of corruption and greed: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Values and priorities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Issues of power and patriarchy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Beliefs about the value of human life </li></ul></ul>
    60. 66. <ul><li>What am I doing… and what can I do… that works to prevent the conditions that allow trafficking and slavery to thrive? </li></ul><ul><li>What else could I/ we be doing? </li></ul>
    61. 67. Protection … trafficking and slavery are more than civil rights issues. They are more than women’s rights issues. They are human rights issues that cut to the very core of who we are and who we are becoming.
    62. 68. <ul><li>Be trained and aware, where- ever you are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Health care </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Education </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Community Service </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Day-to-day life </li></ul></ul><ul><li>1-888-373-7888 Hotline </li></ul>
    63. 69. <ul><li>Adequate legal protection for victims </li></ul><ul><li>United Nations Protocol </li></ul><ul><li>Federal Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2005 </li></ul><ul><li>Strong state legislation </li></ul>
    64. 70. <ul><li>Treatment as victims, not criminals </li></ul><ul><li>Law enforcement training </li></ul><ul><li>Prosecution of pimps, johns, slave-holders, companies using slave labor. </li></ul>
    65. 71. Restoration <ul><li>Crisis services for victims </li></ul><ul><li>Law enforcement response </li></ul><ul><li>Secure housing/ emergency shelter </li></ul><ul><li>Medical care, including trauma care </li></ul><ul><li>Psychological care, including trauma care </li></ul><ul><li>Legal representation </li></ul><ul><li>Translation services </li></ul><ul><li>STDs/ HIV-AIDS/ Drug and alcohol care </li></ul><ul><li>Witness protection services </li></ul>
    66. 72. <ul><li>Long term services for victims </li></ul><ul><li>Psychological and medical care </li></ul><ul><li>STDs, HIV-AIDS, drug and alcohol care </li></ul><ul><li>English as a second language services </li></ul><ul><li>Education and job training </li></ul><ul><li>Employment support services </li></ul><ul><li>Long term safe housing </li></ul><ul><li>Witness protection services </li></ul><ul><li>Family reunification and therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Immigrant /citizenship status </li></ul>
    67. 73. Where am I/we already acting? Where else will I /we act? AWARENESS PREVENTION PROTECTION RESTORATION
    68. 74. Actions Taken by Others <ul><li>Create a work of art. </li></ul><ul><li>“Clean Clothes” campaign </li></ul><ul><li>Petition against trafficking at the 2006 World Cup </li></ul><ul><li>Starbucks- Fair Trade Coffee </li></ul><ul><li>“Viewing” party with a group </li></ul><ul><li>“Book Club” selection </li></ul>
    69. 75. Actions Taken by Others <ul><li>Website /blog information </li></ul><ul><li>Poster campaign using free posters </li></ul><ul><li>Raise money and awareness for programming for victim services. </li></ul><ul><li>Public service announcements: 20 times in 20 days (1 for every 1,000 women and children trafficked into the USA this year) </li></ul>
    70. 76. Actions Taken by Others <ul><li>Volunteer in a program offering victims support services (English as a Second Language, literacy, tutoring, job training) </li></ul><ul><li>Volunteer or support programs that prevent poverty or other vulnerabilities, especially of women and children. </li></ul><ul><li>Start or help sustain a micro-lending program in a “sending” country. </li></ul>
    71. 77. Actions Taken by Others <ul><li>Receive and distribute the newsletter “Stop Trafficking” to colleagues each month. </li></ul><ul><li>Visit the web portal each month and learn one new thing- then tell someone else about it: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    72. 78. Actions Taken by Others <ul><li>Write an editorial or an article in a professional journal or community newspaper. </li></ul><ul><li>Join your local Rescue and Restore Coalition. </li></ul><ul><li>Convince your faith community to put an article on trafficking and slavery in their bulletin or newsletter once a month. </li></ul>
    73. 79. Actions Taken by Others <ul><li>Convince your college or university to use only “fair trade” apparel for its “spirit-wear”. </li></ul><ul><li>Buy stock in “fair trade” companies. </li></ul><ul><li>Work for state legislation that supports and strengthens the rights of victims of trafficking and slavery. </li></ul><ul><li>Inform your federal legislators that you want the United States to ratify the UN Protocol against trafficking and slavery. </li></ul>
    74. 81. <ul><li>The (one) who removes a mountain begins…. </li></ul>William Faulkner by carrying away small stones.
    75. 82. What “small stones” will you carry? AWARENESS PREVENTION PROTECTION RESTORATION
    76. 83. On the day the Emancipation Proclamation was read, just over 4 million men, women and children were freed in America’s southern states. Today, in our global community, more than 27 million men, women, and children await a New Emancipation. We need an Underground Railroad like never before. You can become part of it.
    77. 84. <ul><li>Discussion/ Q & A </li></ul>More information: [email_address]
    78. 85. Thank you! <ul><li>Please submit your EVALUATION sheet and get a handout packet. </li></ul><ul><li>Today’s donations support S.A.V.E., a ministry of the Sisters of the Divine Savior </li></ul>