Cybersex Trafficking and Covid-19
The COVID-19 pandemic has spiked cybersex trafficking in the Philippines. Victims urgently need our help.
In the dark early days of the pandemic, you gave Claire hope In the darkest days of the pandemic, 10ThousandWindows supporters were a lifesaving force for survivors like Claire. As a child, Claire (name changed to protect survivor privacy) was sexually exploited by a close family member, leaving her with deep emotional and psychological wounds. […]
Fighting Slavery on the Frontlines of COVID-19: Mimi’s Story As the COVID-19 pandemic hit the Philippines, Mimi, found herself in lockdown and fighting slavery on the frontlines of COVID-19. As the social worker for 10ThousandWindows, she began working from home in an area of Cebu City where the virus was rampant. Suddenly everything she took […]
Joshua’s fight for freedom
The COVID-19 pandemic put Joshua* at risk of being exploited again, but your support intervened and helped him fight for freedom. When he was a boy, Joshua was a victim of sexual abuse, robbed of the joy and freedom of an uncomplicated childhood. A few years later, his mother died, leaving Joshua an orphan. […]
Show Up – A Virtual Event to Help Trafficking Survivors Impacted by COVID-19
The world is a strange place these days, and we hope you are staying safe and well. As COVID-19 wreaks havoc in all of our lives, the impact on human trafficking survivors is devastating. Women who have overcome violence and exploitation are now losing jobs, losing income, and becoming more vulnerable to re-trafficking. On April 8, […]