Update

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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Woman Rescued from Forced Marriage

Beijing, China – An increasing number of Cambodian women are trafficked to China and sold as brides due to skewed sex ratios and a corresponding shortage of eligible women within China.  One such woman, Leng*, who found herself trapped in a forced marriage not far from Beijing.  Her husband brutally treated her

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Flood Waters in Northern India and Nepal Pose New Threat

Bihar, India and Nepal The northern parts of India, in the state of Bihar, and along the border of Nepal have experienced heavy rains and heavy flooding since mid-June. The widespread flooding has misplaced countless families from their homes, including many families that were recently rescued from bonded labor. Many of these

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