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Responses to Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking of Minors Addressed in New Resource

January 6, 2015

Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex     Trafficking of Minors in the United States Are Commonly overlooked, misunderstood,     and unaddressed forms of child abuseThe Institute of Medicine (IOM) and the National Research Council (NRC) have released a PowerPoint presentation on the OJJDP-funded report "Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the United States." This release coincides with National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month in January. The presentation shares findings on how schools, law enforcement, victim services, businesses, the legal system, and health care providers can collaborate to prevent, identify, and respond to commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking of minors.

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Learn more about OJJDP's programs and resources on addressing commercial sexual exploitation of children.


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