TITLE

Trade can tackle abuse of children

AUTHOR(S)
HALL, MELANIE
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);2/28/2013, Issue 2157, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of the tourism industry in combating child trafficking. It cites the arrests and conviction of a gang who trafficked girls in London, England to sell them for sex. It notes the aid from the staff of the Jumeirah Carlton Hotel in tipping-off authorities to jail four child trafficking criminals.
ACCESSION #
86414044

 

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