Together, we’re celebrating the freedom of 24 boys that were once forced to work in brutal conditions on Lake Volta in Ghana. Because of supporters like you, today they are free.

But the road to recovery and healing will be long. The journey to regain their childhood will be hard. Many of them will need care for years for come.

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We're still overjoyed that 24 boys were rescued from fishing boats in Ghana! Thank you for your support that made this rescue possible.

Will you help us as we now work to care for these boys? -
#BREAKING: We're overjoyed today, because 24 boys have been rescued from Lake Volta in Ghana!

On the lake, children as young as 4 years old are forced to work under brutal conditions for many hours on end in the fishing industry.

Thanks to the perseverance of the Ghanaian government and many IJM supporters, two dozen boys are now free.

#RESCUE: On Friday night, IJM helped rescue two girls from sexual exploitation in the Dominican Republic. Authorities arrested an Italian man suspected of sexually exploiting minors to produce child pornography. He is now in police custody, and IJM will continue to support the case so he is restrained and others in the community see real consequences for preying on vulnerable children.

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National Geographic tells the story of Betty Nanozi, a strong widow and IJM client in Uganda, who's been faced with overwhelming hardship.

This Widow’s Relatives Stole Everything. Now She’s Fighting Back.
#RESCUE: A 15-year-old girl was rescued from cybersex trafficking in the Philippines!

The case involves an American exploiting her through the Internet and the Filipino adults profiting from her abuse. We must stop criminals like this to protect more children like her.
Thank you for your incredible support of our work in Uganda! National Geographic has featured Tumushabe Clare's story in this article.

National Geographic Featured IJM's Work!
Even when faced with the overwhelming reality of modern-day slavery, if each of us simply acts, we can affect great change.
"The time is always right to do what's right" - Martin Luther King, Jr. #MLKDay
"Modern-day slavery is as brutal as ever; more vast than ever, but more stoppable than ever.” -Gary Haugen, IJM Founder & CEO

IJM is dedicated to ending slavery. Help us end it, until all are free.

#humantraffickingawarenessday #untilallarefree #endslavery
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Global Prayer Gathering 2017

“Being here now in front of you, fellow survivors of human trafficking like me, is a great privilege. I express my deepest gratitude to all those who helped me in my long journey. I would like to thank the Lord because if it were not for him touching the hearts of people, no one would have helped me.” - A recent quote from Elsa.
Eight convicted in brutal “hand-chopping” slavery case. These life sentences are the longest ever in an Indian bonded labor slavery case.

Eight Convicted in Brutal “Hand-Chopping” Slavery Case
Let's make this a year committed to ending slavery!
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"The Justice Calling" was recently named in Christianity Today's 2017 Book Awards list. Congratulations to our friends Bethany Hanke Hoang and Kristen Deede Johnson!

Christianity Today’s 2017 Book Awards
This year, we showed the horrible reality of cybersex trafficking and what we can do to shut it down. If you haven't yet watched it, here is #SuperMaarko. If you have, please help us pass this on.
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