The Many Faces of Human Trafficking

This 4-hour course is designed for community members to acquaint them with the concepts of Human Trafficking. The primary focus of the course is to provide an understanding of the origins, methods of operation, and indicators of trafficking along with an understanding of the unique victimization process. An emphasis will be placed on the importance of building alliances and coalitions as part of a coordinated community response to human trafficking using Case Studies as examples.

Course Objectives:

  • Explore the issues of smuggling versus human trafficking
  • Discuss the scope of the problems involved in human trafficking
  • Identify the nature of victimization in relation to the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000
  • Discuss the indicators of human trafficking
  • Develop an understanding of the need for community involvement.


Overview of Topics:

  • Terminology clarification
  • Legal Overview
  • Human Trafficking Indicators
  • Engaging the Community
  • Building a Coalition
  • Case Studies


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