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January 2009

Homeless Youth and Sexual Exploitation: Research Findings and Practice Implications

This issue brief reviews research regarding the involvement of unaccompanied, homeless youth in various types of sexual exploitation including survival sex and recruitment into the commercial sex industry and will recommend a series of programmatic responses to meet their needs.
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  • General Material
January 2008

Transgender Youth and Dating Violence

This fact sheet explains what being transgender means, how transgender youth may experience TDV differently. The factsheet also discusses barriers transgender youth face in seeking help.
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  • General Material
January 2008

Combating trafficking in children for labour exploitation: A resource kit for policy-makers and practitioners

This resource kit captures over 10 years of work by IPEC and its partners and makes the Programme's experiences and knowledge available to those who design, implement and improve policy and programming to fight child trafficking.
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  • General Material
July 2006

Fact Sheet on State Anti-Trafficking Laws

State anti-trafficking initiatives and laws. Includes summaries of all state laws addressing trafficking as of Sept. 2006 by: Criminalization Statutes, Statewide Interagency Task Forces on Human Trafficking, Bride Trafficking, and Sex Tourism. Alphabetical by state, lists sponsors.
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May 2006

Fact Sheet on Federal Prosecutions of Trafficking Cases in the United States

Briefly outlines selected US federal sex and labor trafficking cases, and cases of sexual violence and labor trafficking and sex tourism. TVPA and PROTECT Act of 2003 also mentioned.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
March 2006

The Psychological Consequences of Sexual Trauma

Author(s): Nicole P. Yuan, Mary P. Koss, Mirto Stone
This document describes current research findings on the effects of childhood and adulthood sexual victimization on women's mental health. Existing data on understudied communities and risk factors for mental health problems are discussed.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
February 2006

The Exploitation of Trafficked Women

Author(s): Graeme R. Newman
This resource is designed for police and other officials who work to address community problems related to trafficking and prostitution and to assist victims of trafficking.
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  • General Material
January 2006

The Links Between Prostitution and Sex Trafficking: A Briefing Handbook

Author(s): Monica O. Connor, Grainne Healy
Addresses positions on trafficking and sex work, as well as various legislative and international human rights responses.
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June 2005

The Demand for Victims of Sex Trafficking

Author(s): Donna Hughes
Examines sex trafficking from the 'demand' side, focusing on the role of 'exploiters' and the 'state' as two components.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
July 2004

Pornography and Sexual Violence

Author(s): Robert Jensen, Debbie Okrina
This document summarizes the current research on the connection between pornography and sexual violence, and looks at how we define pornography, the consumption and effects of pornography, and the implications this has on policies and practices.
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The Social Costs of Pornography

The focus of this video is to describe theory, review research and discuss effects of pornography on interpersonal relationships.
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2013 Statutory Protective Responses to Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Victims

These flowcharts are intended to provide an overview of the statutory structure of service and placement responses to DMST victims to contribute to the ongoing conversation regarding promising approaches, pervasive challenges and the need to establish new systems versus changing existing systems.