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A blurred photo of a young trafficking victim behind a caged area, hands desperately grasping the cage.

2022 Trafficking in Persons Report

The U.S. Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons has released their annual Trafficking in Persons Report for 2022. This year’s edition provides a special focus on perspectives of survivors, acknowledging their important role in combatting human trafficking, and engaging their advice and efforts. Many survivors have...

Secretary Blinken Delivers Remarks on the 2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

State Department Releases 2021 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

Yesterday, the U.S. Department of State released the latest 2021 edition of the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, which documents the status of human rights and worker rights in 198 countries and territories around the world. The reports paint a clear picture of where human rights and democracy are under threat. They...