• 201414Jun
    A total of 551 cases of human trafficking involving Ontario as a source, transit or destination point were reported to the Alliance Against Modern Slavery's Research Team for the period between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2013. “The findings in this report reveal that the province of Ontario urgently needs to invest in system changes, revise its child welfare legislation, fund shelters, develop a province-wide action plan, and a provincial task force to take a proactive approach...
    Jun 14, 2014 (All day) - Dec 30, 2015 (All day)
  • 201515Jul
    The 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report is now available in PDF and HTML formats. Be sure to look at Canada's report and rating.
    Jul 15, 2015 (All day) - Jan 01, 2016 (All day)
  • 201503Nov
    On November 3, 2015, ACT Alberta launched its report, Engaging Community: Addressing Sex Trafficking in Edmonton. This project, which aims to address sex trafficking in Edmonton, is the first of its kind in the city and is one of three across the country. Working in partnership with local experts, policy makers, and service providers, it has resulted in a local body of knowledge on the realities of sex trafficking in Edmonton and an Action Plan to reduce and prevent sex trafficking in that...
    Nov 03, 2015 (All day) - Nov 03, 2016 (All day)
  • 201521Nov
    Students and teachers in the UNESCO Associated Schools Network will be invited to take part in the National Conference of UNESCO Schools, whose theme will be global citizenship education and Aboriginal perspectives, to be held at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg in the spring of 2016. More details to follow.
    Nov 21, 2015 (All day) - Apr 15, 2016 (All day)


  • On November 20, 3 individuals were arrested in Toronto for trafficking children. http://globalnews.ca/news/2351954/toronto-police-to-update-human-traffic...
    Nov 21, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • Encapsulating our conference theme, "From Theory to Action", MPP Laurie Scott is calling for the creation of a provincial task force to combat commercial sexual exploitation. We look forward to her speaking at our conference on June 13. In the meantime, you can read more about her efforts to protect victims and coordinate service provision here: http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2015/...
    May 29, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Come see speakers like Michele Anderson, who has more than 20 years' experience working at Covenant House with young victims of human trafficking and sexual exploitation. As Covenant House Human Trafficking Specialist, Michele is responsible for the case management of victims of domestic and international sex trafficking. This includes identification, interventions, ongoing counselling and...
    May 25, 2015 - 2:32 pm
  • MACLEAN'S Magazine and CBC are among those who covered the release of the Alliance Against Modern Slavery's Research Report on the Incidence of Human Trafficking in Ontario: http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/report-on-human-trafficking-just-tip-... http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/toronto-a-hub-for-human-traffickin...
    Jun 16, 2014 - 1:25 pm
  • Dr. Natalya Timoshkina is an Assistant Professor in the School of Social Work, Lakehead University-Orillia. Her main research interests include human trafficking, sex work, gender issues, internationalism, and organizational studies. She is a co-author of several empirical studies on human trafficking, and has presented and consulted extensively on the subject.
    Jun 02, 2014 - 11:04 am