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Uganda Faces Uphill Battle Reining in Traffickers

A recent report by the U.S. State Department highlighted the problems Uganda continues to have with human trafficking. While efforts are being made to stop the practice, realities such as social media and rampant underemployment are getting in the way. Human trafficking in Uganda usually starts with a message from a distant friend, offering easy work, plenty of money and free transit to exotic locations.  Many Ugandans have found these promises hard to turn down. Shakirah, who...

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