Human trafficking is one of the most serious crimes against humanity. In cases of human trafficking, the person is seen more as an object than as a person.
Smuggling people is a crime against the state, and the smuggled person is not a victim. However, the smuggled person can easily fall into the trap and become a victim of human trafficking.
Some indicators that may appear in whole or in part are listed below. In case you recognize several indicators, ask for help together.
|The person has freedom of movement||YES||NO|
|The person has the right to choose||YES||NO|
|Third parties keep their passport or ID||NO||YES|
|The person must cross an international border||YES||NO|
|Voluntary (The person is smuggled/traded voluntarily)||YES||NO|
|The person feels exploited||NO||YES|