Super Bowl 54 in Miami and Human Trafficking Prevention

January 21, 2020 Super Bowl 54 will be held in Miami, Florida on Sunday, February 2, 2020. When the NFL chooses a city to host the Superbowl, they consider infrastructure and the weather. Human Trafficking prevention and rescue advocates look at some other factors. It has become a well-known fact that large sporting events and the “party atmosphere” increases demand …

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month

January 11, 2020 Human Trafficking is estimated to be a $150 billion industry worldwide. That number includes $99 billion estimated for commercial sexual exploitation. Human Trafficking is expanding in the U.S. because there is “demand to purchase sex” and traffickers can make a large profit from exploiting girls and women. It is estimated a trafficker can earn approximately $18,000 month …

Human Rights Day

December 10, 2019 Human Rights Day is observed on December 10th throughout the world. The Day celebrates the anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), which serves as a blueprint for human rights for everyone across the globe. The UDHR defines the standards for human rights and is the foundation for all additional United Nations …

Forms of Violence against women

International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women

The United Nations designated November 25th as A Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women in the year 2000. Women’s rights activists have acknowledged November 25th as a day against gender-based violence since 1981. This date was selected to honor the Mirabal sisters, three political activists from the Dominican Republic who were brutally murdered in 1960 by order of …

Global Hope 365 Launches California Coalition to End Child Marriage

September 14, 2019 Global Hope 365 officially launched the California Coalition to End Child Marriage at the Human Trafficking and Child Marriage Forum on Saturday, September 14, 2019 co-hosted with the UCI Initiative to End Family Violence at UCI School of Law. Rima Nashashibi, Founder and President of Global Hope 365 and Prof, Jane Stoever, Director of the UCI Law …