Nearly half a million children sexually exploited in livestreams, new abuse images and videos in the Philippines last year
MANILA, PHILIPPINES – In 2022 alone, nearly half a million Filipino children, or roughly 1 in 100 children, were trafficked to produce child sexual exploitation material (CSEM) for profit, according to estimates from the pioneering Scale of Harm prevalence study.
Global law enforcement collaboration leads to rescue of 6-year-old girl from online sexual exploitation
MANILA, PHILIPPINES – An international investigation resulted in the successful rescue of a 6-year-old girl from online sexual exploitation, and the arrest of a suspected trafficker, on June 18, 2023. Another suspect had been arrested in Manila on November 11, 2022.