Update

110 New Judges Equipped to Fight Human Trafficking

Uttar Pradesh, India As an integral part of fighting human trafficking, Justice Ventures International (JVI) trained 110 newly appointed judges in northern India on human trafficking laws, in April 2017. Judges play a vital role in ensuring traffickers are held accountable and victims are protected and treated with dignity. The

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Two Minor Girls Rescued from Forced Marriage

Murshidabad, West Bengal, India Two young girls began a new life of freedom this new year. This past December, Justice Ventures International (JVI), in collaboration with local partners and government officials, rescued two girls from situations of forced child marriage. The legal age for marriage in India is 18 for women

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Judges

Equipping Judges to fight human trafficking

Judges play a vital role in the fight against human trafficking in India, ensuring traffickers are held accountable and victims are protected and treated with dignity.  That is why Justice Ventures International (JVI) conducts regular anti-human trafficking seminars for judges. On November 25, 2016 JVI staff trained 30 judges in collaboration

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Every Step You Take Changes Lives

The second annual Race for Freedom 5K Run and Walk is tomorrow!  Running or walking a 5k will take you less than one hour, but every step and every sponsorship makes freedom possible for many men, women and children. In the last week and half, through your support, JVI and its partners were able to conduct three

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16 year old girl rescued from forced marriage trafficking.

Haryana, India September 9, 2016 Reena*, a 16 year-old girl, who was trafficked from a village in Murshidabad, West Bengal and forced to marry a 30 year-old man in Haryana was rescued on September 5, 2016. The rescue was conducted through a joint operation with Justice Ventures International and its local partner

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