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From the HTC blog.

  • Memex Helps Find Human Trafficking Cases Online

  By Seth Daire, Associate In February 2015 the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense, announced the Memex program, which aims to create new internet search engine technologies that better discover, organize, and present information relating to specific subjects. Their initially stated goal is to apply Memex […]

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World Cup Bid Celebration
  • A World Cup Built on Exploitation and Forced Labor in Qatar

  by Kara Napolitano, Associate Note: This blog post was originally published on the International Human Trafficking Institute website. You can find the original post here. Changing the date of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from the sizzling summer months of June and July to November and December may make it safer for players and fans, […]

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Considerations must be taken into account when talking to victims/ survivors of human trafficking.
  • Considerations When Interviewing Trafficking Victim/Survivors

  by Jennifer Hankel, Associate Director of Research Interviews with victims/survivors of human trafficking is an especially salient way to gain information on a first-hand basis to help inform policy and social service provision. Interviews also pose critical ethical considerations related to the interviewee’s agency. As defined, agency is the capacity or ability of an […]

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