Watch video taken by Aya Chebbi, student blogger and activist, at the 2013 Wheelock Global Challenges and Opportunities Conference.
Human trafficking advocacy in the United States gained momentum in 2000 with the passing of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 (TVPA), the first federal law to address the issue.
The Wheelock International Journal of Children, Families, and Social Changeis an online, open-access, interdisciplinary forum for substantive conversations about understanding and improving the lives of children and families throughout the world.
On July 19, 2013, Singapore endorsed its commitment to guaranteeing equal rights for its residents with disabilities. This is a welcome move and a significant change in policy direction for the city state, which augers well for all Singaporeans.