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04 Jun 2014

179 people rescued from slavery!DELHI, INDIA - Yesterday, IJM helped bring freedom to 179 who had been trapped in a life of slavery inside an oppressive brick factory in India.

03 Jun 2014

Zakayo and IJM Kenya StaffNAIROBI, KENYA - With a single gunshot, Zakayo's life changed forever.

Just minutes before, the young father had climbed into a crowded bus at the end of a long workday in Nairobi. His wife, Joyce, and four children were waiting at home.

03 Jun 2014

"VIP" roomMANILA, THE PHILIPPINES - Last month, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) rescued young women from a three-story video-karaoke bar, including one 16-year-old girl. Half a dozen suspects were arrested during the operation and may face charges under the Philippines' strong anti-trafficking law.

The Rescue

02 Jun 2014

Bar in the PhilippinesPAMPANGA, THE PHILIPPINES - After more than a year of searching, IJM helped police locate and arrest a woman who had tried to sell young teens to an American man, without realising she was talking to a news reporter and cameras were rolling.

30 May 2014

IJM Cambodia’s first Director of Church Mobilisation SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA - For the first time, pastors and police joined together in one of Cambodia's Northern provinces to discuss human trafficking.

29 May 2014

KumarBANGALORE, INDIA - Kumar became a slave when he was just 7 years old. Like millions of others in forced labour slavery in India, Kumar was trapped. He worked seven days a week, exhausted and afraid.

27 May 2014

Kigali, RwandaKIGALI, RWANDA - At 15 years old, Rochelle* had already experienced plenty of hardship in her young life: She was born without the ability to speak as well as a slight mental disability, and became an orphan at a young age.

Without a voice, Rochelle was left deeply vulnerable. A neighbour took note of her struggles - not to help her, but to harm her. 

12 May 2014

IJM Australia launch eventSYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - This week, IJM is celebrating the launch of the newest IJM Partner Office, IJM Australia - a major milestone in the global justice movement.

09 May 2014

GirlsLA PAZ, BOLIVA - All around the world, school is a place of learning and dreaming. It's a place where children can reach for opportunities that could alter a family's future forever.

09 May 2014

Police training in ThailandCHIANG MAI, THAILAND - In March, more than one hundred police officers from all 32 police stations in Chiang Mai province received critical training on how to protect children from sexual violence.

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