U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations Executive Associate Director Thomas Homan addresses ICE’s role in addressing issues related to unaccompanied children arriving in the United States.
Every year, thousands of innocent men, women, and children are exploited in human trafficking schemes around the world and right here in the United States. Victims are often lured from their homes with false promises of well-paying jobs and a better life. They are instead forced or coerced into prostitution, domestic servitude, farm or factory work, or other types of forced labor.
This blog post is part of a series of posts related to National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.
Posted by Alice Hill, Senior Counselor to the Secretary
On Wednesday, Secretary Napolitano met with anti-human trafficking NGOs and victim service leaders to discuss DHS’s progress in combating human trafficking.
...from the Danes, but not the weather. It's been a bit dreary here in Copenhagen since our arrival late last night, but we've enjoyed a very productive visit to Denmark.