A New Year and fresh start for Eva

Categories: Stories , Survivor Stories

At just 13 years old, Eva* was targeted by a trafficker. Pretending to be in love with her, he tricked her into marrying him. He then persuaded her and her… Read More

Rifah’s Story

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Rifah* grew up in an extremely poor family in a rural village in Bangladesh. At the age of 14 and struggling with mental health problems, she dropped out of school.… Read More

Trafficked twice by her own husband

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Sad girl sitting on bed

Palki* grew up in an extremely poor family in the Jessore District of Bangladesh. At just 14 years old and at her parents request she was married and a year… Read More

Nigel’s Ironman 70.3 – physically exhausting but so worth it!

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‘I just couldn’t believe that there are over 40 million slaves in the world today. It really shocked me and I just knew I had to do something about it.’… Read More

A young girl’s journey from brutality to restoration

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Trafficked, tortured and shackled around the neck, Tahira* was deeply traumatised after she was rescued from a brothel. Living with her aunt in poverty, the 16-year-old had travelled across the… Read More

UK Victim Navigator Pilot

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17-year-old Maria* had enjoyed her day at school in Romania – but it quickly became a nightmare after she left to go to a friend’s house.  There she was snatched… Read More

Survivor’s family supported through Small Business Initiative

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Brothers Roji and Kadhar* were trafficked and forced into bonded labour when they were just 12 years old. Taken from a hamlet in Northern India, the boys were sent to… Read More

Committed aftercare can change lives

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When Tanzim* was rescued she was uncooperative and volatile, and social workers found her difficult to manage. But she was a teenager deeply affected by her experiences. Tanzim had lost… Read More

Youth sessions protect village

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At Justice and Care, we want to stop children being trafficked in the first place. That’s why we run regular awareness sessions for young people in the most vulnerable communities,… Read More

A mother’s joy at daughter’s wedding

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Poorvi’s* story is defined by her unrelenting determination to create a better life for herself and her daughter. Finding herself in a financially unsustainable marriage, Poorvi moved back to her… Read More