A dark picture of child sexual exploitation has emerged in areas occupied by the retreated Daesh forces in Iraq. Swedish children are giving advice to parents: this is what you should do if our nudes are shared online. One of Mexico’s most popular tourist destinations is plagued by the sexual exploitation of children.
We have listed the top ten ECPAT stories from 2019. If you haven’t read them yet, this is your chance.
- Iraq: Daesh’s retreat uncovered horrific cases of child sexual abuse
- The dark side of Cancún: Child sexual exploitation
- A crisis at its breaking point – 45 million online child sexual abuse images reported in 2018
- 12 things you need to know about sexual images produced by children themselves
- The link between voluntourism, orphanage tourism and child sexual exploitation
- Uganda: Tourist visits to orphanages putting children at risk
- Pacific Region: Frontline workers regularly seeing child sexual exploitation
- World Tourism Day 2019 – Children rescued from sexual exploitation in India
- Czechia: Child sexual exploitation through prostitution reaches new high
- Senegal: Forced begging and domestic servitude expose children to sexual exploitation