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Mongolia Strengthens Efforts to Prevent and Combat Trafficking in Persons

March 12, 2014


Mongolia is no stranger to the scourge of human trafficking that takes place within Asia and beyond. As a source, transit, and destination for victims of human trafficking, Mongolia remains a Tier 2 country on the U.S. Department of State’s…


Mongolia’s Draft Law Could Protect Trafficking Victims, but Will it Pass?

March 2, 2011


Over the last decade, Mongolia has seen a rapid increase in human trafficking, especially of young women being forced into prostitution across Asia. While analysts say the resource-rich country could be one of the fastest growing economies of the next decade, many young women will be shut out of the boom…