International News

Exploitation continues despite Covid-19

Although we are grateful that current circumstances have slowed the demand and flow of trafficking, for now, I suspect desperation and greed will cause the industry to morph, adapting to limitations but continuing to exploit young women and children.

A SPECIAL APPEAL

What’s Child Rescue doing amidst the Covid-19 crisis? The short answer is child trafficking hasn’t stopped, we haven’t stopped and we will not give up on children who need rescue.

159 Women Rescued in Operation Trabaho

On May 9th, our Philippines team was contacted by the NBI to assist in a major human trafficking bust. This case was different from anything the team has worked on before.

Celebrating 3,000 Rescues

A raid on a brothel in the Philippines in early July with anti-trafficking police rescued 26 victims of human trafficking – taking the total number of survivors rescued to 3,006.

CR Welcomes Bold Call From UN To End Human Trafficking

At a high-level UN meeting this week UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres made perhaps his boldest statement to date in the fight against human trafficking.

Prevention Is Best: Educating Rural Villages

There is so much joy that comes with seeing the penny drop and eyes light up in the life of a young heart who has just realised her own uniqueness and true value.

TVNZ Breakfast talks Delhi with Child Rescue CEO

Child Rescue CEO Jerram Watts was interviewed on TVNZ’s Breakfast news show about the work Child Rescue and Destiny Rescue are doing in Delhi, India.

Child Rescue Rebrand for New Zealand

There is more to be done as we look to increase our presence throughout the country and raise much more support to help rescue and restore as many children as possible.

Dominican Republic Project Up And Running

After years of planning and months of preparation, our first staff are on the ground in Dominican Republic and ready to start bringing freedom to children in need.

Mozambique & Myanmar Projects Closed

It’s with sadness, but hope, that I write this to let you all know that we have closed down our Projects in Myanmar and Mozambique.

Rape, Murder of 13yo Girl Devastates Rescue Team

Two men are in custody with another two at large after a 13-year-old girl was found raped and murdered in one of Destiny Rescue’s Project Nations.

2014 Year in Review

From rescuing our 1000th girl to opening a new rescue project, 2014 was a year of highlights and certainly one to remember!