Child Sex Trafficking should NOT be tolerated and should NOT exist in the world! It is horrifying to this that children are being abused and used in such a way. Any form of child sexual abuse is unacceptable, and it is through organisations like yourself which help to make this happen. It was inspiring to read the fantastic things you do to help such a cause.
Veronica’s Voice, Inc. is pleased to announce that our partner, Shared Hope International, will be releasing the results of their comprehensive state by state report from their Protected Innocence Initiative Thursday, December 1st, 2002. The Protected Innocence Initiative is a comprehensive strategy to promote zero tolerance for child sex trafficking. The Initiative provides a blueprint for policy makers to establish the foundational policies needed in each state to create a safe environment for children. As a nation we have made some progress through the TVPRA of 2005. However, many states have made little movement to address this problem in their laws.
Because this issue can seem overwhelming and complex, Veronica’s Voice supports the comprehensive look at the current position of local and state legislation and we believe that legislators will welcome the feedback and support of this focused Initiative. Laws must clearly reflect these children as victims and provide funding…
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