End Demand refers to the strategy and efforts of different institutions that seek to end sex trafficking by eliminating and criminalizing the demand for both voluntary and involuntary commercial sex. Second, they can raise awareness amongst the police, social welfare workers and immigration officers to equip them to deal appropriately with the problem. Actions taken to combat human trafficking vary from government to government. IJM is a U. This is just one of the many countries whose lower class turn to this form of income. Proponents of various forms of criminalization, legalization, or regulation of prostitution, may all argue their model decreases sex trafficking. Do Intervention Programs Help?
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Although human trafficking for sexual or non-sexual labor may involve transporting victims across international borders as in human smuggling, international borders do not need to be crossed for a person to be considered trafficked. Here, survivors of sex trafficking are educated to become lawyers. The UN requires states and countries to establish the trafficking of humans as a criminal offense. However, Trafficking of people to engage in non-sexual labor may be more prevalent than trafficking of people for the purpose of forcing them to perform sexual labor. United Nations publication, Sales No. Its primary stated intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking particularly where it was trafficking for the purposes of prostitution, but the ambiguity of "immorality" effectively criminalized interracial marriage and banned single women from crossing state borders for morally wrong acts.