human trafficking

Rohingya refugees walk back to their tent during dusk at the Kutupalong refugee camp. Photo: Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP
28 March 2019
Bangladesh’s Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) have claimed to have rescued four displaced...
Cover: HRW
22 March 2019
The Myanmar and Chinese governments have failed to stem the trafficking of ethnic Kachin...
A young woman passes by a billboard campaign to human trafficking in Yangon. Photo: Mizzima
18 March 2019
More than 40 human trafficking cases have been reported in the first two months of this...
Union Minister Lt-Gen Kyaw Swe and Gen. To Lam sign the bilateral agreement at the 3rd Ministerial Meeting on Security and Law Enforcement Matters in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday. Photo: MNA
27 February 2019
Myanmar and Vietnam have signed a bilateral agreement on cooperation in crime prevention...
Photo: Myanmar Police
08 February 2019
The Anti-Human Trafficking Police helped a young Nepalese woman staying in a hotel in...
Myanmar police officers attend a ceremony as part of the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 26 June 2018. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
04 January 2019
A total of 206 cases of human trafficking were reported in 2018, and most of them...
Desperate to find a wife, an increasing number of Chinese men are turning to the internet to find love. Beijing street scene. Photo: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP
15 December 2018
Marriage to a Vietnamese bride is just a click -- and a few thousand dollars -- away on a...
Downtown Muse, Shan State. Photo: Shansoba/Panoramio
13 December 2018
Myanmar authorities have launched an investigation into an apparent human-trafficking...
08 December 2018
Thousands of vulnerable women and girls from northern Myanmar are being trafficked to...
The sun setting down as people drive and ride around a busy road at Myawaddy town, Karen State, eastern Myanmar. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
20 November 2018
A batch of 73 Myanmar nationals who were victims of human trafficking in Thailand...
A Myanmar police officer looks at Human Trafficking exhibition during a ceremony marking Anti-Human Trafficking Day in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 13 September 2018. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
09 November 2018
Over 170 human trafficking cases have been reported in the first ten months of this year...