PROTECT THE CHILDREN
MORE THAN 1 MILLION CHILDREN WORLDWIDE ARE VICTIMS OF SEXUAL EXPLOITATION
+ 1 MILLION
Sexually exploited children
Sex trafficked victims of any age
Worldwide human trafficked victims
Discrimination for victims
Commercial Sexual Exploitation (CSEC)
Over one million children are victims of sexual exploitation. Sexually exploited children are likely forced into sex tourism, pornography, prostitution, and more.
Grooming & Recruitment Model
Research has shown 5 distinct stages of grooming: Victim selection, gaining access and isolation, trust development,
desensitization to sexual contact and physical touch, and post-abuse maintenance.