Anti-Slavery and Human Trafficking Initiative (ASHTI)
The Anti-Slavery and Human Trafficking Initiative (ASHTI) is led by a working group of KU faculty, staff, and students that are engaged in scholarship and advocacy related to addressing contemporary slavery and human trafficking. This site is to become an online repository of KU research and data related to human trafficking domestically and internationally.
(Harvard School of Public Health, 2016-06)The medical sector presents a unique opportunity for identification and service to victims of human trafficking. In this article, we describe local and site-specific efforts to develop an intervention tool to be used in ...
Queering the Support for Trafficked Persons: LGBTQ Communities and Human Trafficking in the Heartland (Cogitatio, 2015-02-23)Human trafficking justice centers on the “Three Ps” model of prevention, protection, and prosecution. While protection and prosecution efforts have been moderately successful, prevention remains elusive, as “upstream” ...
(Springer Verlag, 2014)Human trafficking is increasingly recognized as an outcome of economic insecurity, gender inequality, and conflict, all significant factors in the region of southern Africa. This paper examines policy responses to human ...