Combatting Human Trafficking

The McCain Institute’s Combatting Human Trafficking Program educates, raises awareness and implements action-based solutions to end modern slavery. Through collaborative partnerships, critical research and direct engagement with innovative programs, the Institute connects and convenes stakeholders to find strategies to combat human trafficking at local, state, national and international levels.

The Buffett-McCain Institute Initiative to Combat Modern Slavery

In spring 2017, the Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University launched…

Student Alliance Against Trafficking

The McCain Institute’s Student Alliance Against Trafficking program unites and empowers an international network of student activists to combat human…


of child sex trafficking survivors surveyed by Thorn were at some point sold online


Number of prosecutions (9,071 convictions) for trafficking globally in 2016
According to the 2017 State Department Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report


Total convictions by the U.S. Department of Justice for human traffickers in 2016, up from 297 in 2015

Twitter: #endtrafficking

Our partner, Willow International, works with victims of human trafficking in Uganda. Check out their new website and learn more about how Willow works to empower survivors— #endtrafficking

Human trafficking is real and it’s pervasive. Arizona maintains zero tolerance for this crime. Together, we can and must #EndTrafficking. @AZGOYFF @cindymccain @McCainInstitute @phxdreamcenter @StreetlightUSA

[email protected] joins those working across AZ to end human trafficking at the first annual AZ Human Trafficking Symposium. #EndTrafficking

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