Violetta Tutunik

Violetta Tutunik is a freelance writer and consultant with a background in economic and political development, energy and sustainability and human rights. She has a Master of International Affairs degree from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and Bachelors in Political Science from UCLA. She enjoys writing about technology and sustainability, taking photographs and traveling.

Combating Human Trafficking with Mobile Phones

All over the world, thousands of women, men, and children become victims of human traffickers. Trafficking in persons is a growing criminal industry making more than $150 billion of dollars (US) in illegal profits by intimidating, using force, and robbing victims of their basic freedoms and coercing them into sexual work, forced labor, and other forms of servitude against their will. According ...

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