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  • General Material
January 2009

Homeless Youth and Sexual Exploitation: Research Findings and Practice Implications

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Addresses positions on trafficking and sex work, as well as various legislative and international human rights responses.
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  • General Material
June 2005

The Demand for Victims of Sex Trafficking

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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

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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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  • General Material

Labor Trafficking Fact Sheet

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This fact sheet defines labor trafficking, as per the Trafficking Victims Protection Act, the forms of labor trafficking, identification of victims, the impact on the health of victims and information on assisting victims.
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  • General Material

Coalition Chronicles 32-2: Violence in Relationships Across the Lifespan

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This issue of the Chronicles highlights an important aspect of advocacy—helping survivors of any age or ability to heal and enhance other relationships in their lives.