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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 119–123.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Stephanie A. Limoncelli Labor trafficking plagues international supply chains. A few countries require companies to disclose the measures they've taken to address the exploitation of workers, but when it comes to enforcing compliance, legislation often falls short. Sociologist Stephanie Limoncelli...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 March 2014
.... International Labor Organization (ILO) conventions and Israeli and Palestinian child labor laws set the minimum age to work as 15, but for employment considered hazardous to a young person’s health or safety, the minimum age is 18. One of the original Argaman settlers, David Levy owns a date orchard on 14...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 5–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Too often the perspectives of sex workers are left out of policy conversations. World Policy Journal asked experts around the globe what sex workers need to better control their working conditions. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 sex work labor labor policy Compiled...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 43–54.
Published: 01 June 2017
...,” the officer tells me, in all sincerity. “My bottom line is my numbers. Must reduce recidivism.” Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Singapore prison rehabilitation re-entry programs labor SINGAPORE CORPORATION OF REHABILITATIVE ENTERPRISES (SCORE) While doing online...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 70–75.
Published: 01 June 2002
... drug trafficking and abuse, much of consumers in Thailand, where more than 2 it concentrated in Yunnan and several large million people are addicted to methamphet­ coastal cities. Though China’s current drug amines— small, pill-shaped tablets that can habit does not yet compare to...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 37–49.
Published: 01 December 2015
... later, the Obama administration upgraded Cuba to a “Tier 2 Watch List” country from the lowest ranking Tier 3 status in the annual Trafficking in Persons Report. On Sept. 29, Obama and Castro met again on the margins of the U.N General Assembly in New York, just days after Pope Francis who played a key...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 105–108.
Published: 01 June 2005
... sentiment leading up to the May referendum on the pro­ posed new EU constitution. And as Dutch voters within days also rejected the complex charter, Britain’s Tony Blair—his Labor government having narrowly survived a third-term election— hedged on his own once-firm commitment to a stronger European...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 15–22.
Published: 01 September 2004
... block, and on emerging from prison both 1980s, eschewed the paramilitary model and men were absorbed into an extensive and relied instead on a looser cellular structure, well-organized radical Islamic organization with collective decisions guided by charis­ that trafficked heavily in drugs to...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 March 2014
... emotional scars of trauma. Annie was trafficked from Nigeria to Britain four years earlier and had worked as a domestic servant, or modern day slave, ever since. Thousands of young Nigerian women are trafficked to Europe each year to act as sex workers or domestic servants. Many are forced to undertake...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 15–21.
Published: 01 March 2004
... and perhaps the developed world. for economic resources, drug trafficking, al­ The combination of indigenous population liances between narco-traffickers and terror­ growth and water scarcity will undoubt­ ists, the proliferation of “inhumane weap­ edly lead to pressures on the Middle East’s...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 78–87.
Published: 01 September 2013
... burst into roars as they pop from behind the road’s veiled bends, tumbling down to the porous India border, where they will join 1.5 to 2 million Nepali migrants working jobs in manual labor. Those returning from Mumbai make up one of Nepal’s highest risk groups for HIV infection—a rate more than...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2014
... the groups the HIV industry calls key populations—men who have sex with men, those who identify as transgender, people who use drugs, and of course sex workers. The International Labor Organization may recognize sex work as work, yet selling sex in South Asia remains criminalized. The anti...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 102–109.
Published: 01 December 2016
... nor to view its relationship with Indonesia in anything but pragmatic terms. Canberra has little to gain from alienating Indonesia’s military and police forces, which serve as key security partners in areas like counterterrorism and human trafficking. After the fall of Suharto in 1998...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 59–65.
Published: 01 June 2017
... testimony, Lima was accused of drug trafficking and ousted from the Senate investigation. She was soon arrested and has been incarcerated since February. She denies all charges. Despite being in prison, she’s maintained her fierce opposition to Duterte. She knows the danger of speaking out. Last October...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 8–14.
Published: 01 September 2017
... innocuous—than they first appear. For one, they continue a long tradition, in Latin America and elsewhere, of blaming “disorderly” families for social ills. Proponents of responsible paternity have held fathers culpable for vices as diverse as poverty, child labor, delinquency, violence, drug trafficking...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 93–104.
Published: 01 September 2016
... station in Malir, in northeast Karachi, is the most profitable for a station house officer because of its proximity to newly settled areas where police get a cut of land deals as well as areas rife with drug trafficking and other lucrative services and vices. The station house officer takes a large...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 2–14.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., convention to reduce the illicit trafficking Richard Holbrooke, succeeded in negotiat­ in small arms and light weapons, insisting ing a partial solution to the arrears crisis that its provisions be diluted. In 1997, the in late 2000, there is little to prevent this Senate ratified the Chemical...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 108–119.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Minister of Justice, to the Presidency’s Human Rights Secretary and to the Ministries of Labor and Foreign Relations. After their approval, it will be forwarded to the National Secretary of Justice, to be drafted as a law. The process was delayed by the presidential elections. Though the incumbent, Dilma...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 108–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
... months of February and March 2014 in Zaatari camp alone. The possibility that the unwanted pregnancies resulted from sexual violence or generally risky sexual behavior is clear. With sex work, sometimes connected to trafficking and exploitation, the number of HIV infections can easily grow among...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 69–78.
Published: 01 June 2011
... employment are finding it difficult to get to work, due to the lack of public transportation. Urbanization, together with a mature labor market in the population centers, has accelerated the stratification of Afghan society. Employment has been bolstered, with thousands of jobs created by international...