The Perspective of an Amara Intern

This summer, I had the privilege of interning at the Amara Legal Center. Although I have studied human trafficking in academic contexts, the insight I gained from Amara is unparalleled. While [...]

Pursuing International Collaboration and Mutual Learning: Our Dialogue with Chilean Anti-Trafficking Representatives

On the morning of July 24, 2014, the Amara Legal Center had the pleasure of meeting with a delegation of Chilean representatives partaking in a comprehensive tour of DC-based anti-trafficking [...]

The Internet as a Vehicle for Exploitation

As Internet access expands in the 21st century, websites and advertisements are being developed to further exploit victims of sex trafficking. The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed [...]

Heroes in the Fight against Human Trafficking

On June 20, 2014, Secretary of State John Kerry presented the 2014 Trafficking in Persons Report, which assesses 188 countries’ anti-trafficking efforts and provides policy recommendations to [...]