According to ILO report from 2014 human trafficking generates approximately US$ 150 billion a year

27
M
Persons trafficked as stated on 27 million websites
21
M
Enslaved Globally According to BBC
300
K
Children are fighting in wars as stated by Their World Organisation
40.3
M
Persons in Modern Slavery according to International Labour Organisation
Global Trafficking Statistics According to International Labour Organisation
  • 10 million children in modern slavery.
  • 24.9 million people in forced labour.
  • 15.4 million people in forced marriage.
  • 4.8 million people in forced sexual exploitation.
Namibian Trafficking Facts & Statistics

According to statistics received from the Ministry of Safety and Security, currently in Namibia there are;

  • 13 cases of TIP under investigation;
  • 19 cases of TIP on court role pending trial and;
  • 3 cases of TIP conviction in 2018.

According to the 2018 US Trafficking in Persons Report;

  • In March 2018, the president signed the Combating of Trafficking in Persons Act which explicitly criminalizes human trafficking and provides protection measures for victims of trafficking; however, it was not included in the official gazette, which is a requirement for the law to be fully operational.
  • In 2018, the government trained more than 1,000 front-line responders to TIP, including immigration, customs, and labor officials, law enforcement officers, prosecutors, social workers, church leaders, and journalists.