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Urgent Appeal: Not Here, Not Anywhere

No woman should experience sex trafficking.

But this is the shocking reality for thousands of women like Samara* across Europe – many of whom are trapped in the UK right now. The UK National Crime Agency recently reported a significant increase in referrals for modern slavery and trafficking.

This is urgent. If we don’t stop traffickers now, more women will be trafficked to the UK and sexually exploited on our streets.

Donate now to help stop sex trafficking in the UK and across Europe:

Trafficked to the UK from Romania by her 'boyfriend', Samara suffered shocking sexual and physical violence:

“I remember the first evening when I was on the street, I got beaten so badly because I wouldn’t get in anyone’s car.”

Samara was trafficked between the UK and Romania for five years and exploited for sex. She became pregnant as a result.

Over 120,000 people are estimated to be trapped in slavery in the UK. That number of people could more than fill Wembley Stadium.

Sex trafficking is happening right now in the UK. We urgently need your help to protect women like Samara.

We can’t turn away from women like Samara.

When Samara was being exploited here, she remembers people looking away and doing nothing to intervene:

“He beat me on the street and people just turned their heads.” - Samara.

Enough is enough. Donate now >>

Freedom and justice are possible.

Donate now to stop sex trafficking in the UK and across Europe:

You Can Help Send Rescue Today.

When you give a gift today, you’ll be fighting slavery, violence, and injustice across the globe. Together, we can end slavery and violence in our lifetime.

You can make the most impact as a Freedom Partner today.

Your generous monthly support will help send rescue to vulnerable children and families at a moment’s notice, stand with them as they rebuild their lives in freedom and have perpetrators held accountable.


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