Trafficking, not trade
In every part of the world, countless individuals are callously exploited for profit,'' Pillay said. ''While trafficking may be a problem related to migration and to transnational crime, it is also -- and fundamentally -- an attack on the dignity and integrity of the individual. Trafficking involves practices prohibited in every country including slavery, debt, bondage, forced labor and sexual exploitation.''
Victims of Human Trafficking Speak Out
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Published: October 23, 2009
Filed at 8:29 a.m. ET