35 Rescued From Bonded Labor

On November 10th, 2019 JVI along with one of our local partners, government officials and local authorities rescued 35 bonded labor victims (8 families) from agricultural bondage in Chakai, Bihar, India.  Chakai is a large village located in Jokihat Block of Araria district, Bihar. During the course of inquiry all laborers gave very strong and cogent statements and expressed their willingness to be free from the bondage. The owner was removed from the location and the survivors immediately began to receive services. Previous Next

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Volunteer Project: Mumbai Advocacy Manual

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Fighting Human Trafficking at the Source

JVI Volunteer Anna Kim and Freeset founder Annie Hilton,  with Murshidabad residents JVI Expands Partnership with Freeset to Fight Human Trafficking Murshidabad, West Bengal.  Over the last several years, JVI has been working closely with justice partner Freeset through the Shop for …

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Bandhua 1947

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World Justice Project Award

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Volunteer Profile: Leah Day

As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: 1 Peter 4:10 ESV Leah Day is a high school graduate, and active JVI volunteer. This is her testimony: “My journey with …

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Twelve Boys Rescued from Forced Labor in Delhi

  On 13 June 2013, twelve young boys were freed from forced labor in central Delhi through rescue operations led by the local government and Salaam Balaak Trust (SBT) in collaboration with Justice Ventures International (JVI).   The rescues took place at …

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Families Freed from Forced Labor in Northern India

On May 23, Justice Ventures International (JVI) and its partners helped to rescue over 80 victims of human trafficking –almost half of them children -held captive in a brick kiln in Bihar in Northern India. JVI partners discovered the victims …

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Three men released from bonded labor in Bihar

On 23 February 2013, JVI’s team and partners supported the government to secure the official release of three (3) men from bonded labor in three separate agricultural facilities in the North Indian state of Bihar. As bonded laborers, these men …

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