Today, Thursday, July 30, we mark World Day Against Trafficking in Persons to “raise awareness of the situation of victims of human trafficking and for the promotion and protection of their rights.” 

 To learn more about human trafficking, register for this free webinar:  Human Trafficking Webinar: World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. It takes place Thursday, July 30 at 1 p.m. ET. Click here to register:   Phone: 917-338-1451 Passcode: 312252624#   

 Some recent statistics on human trafficking: 

  • 25 million — number of estimated victims worldwide 
  • $150 billion — amount of profit trafficking generates 
  • Identified cases of sex trafficking have declined since the early 2000s, while trafficking for forced labor has increased. 

 Take some time to view this prayer video as we seek to put an end to human trafficking.