Trafficked Women and Children
A trafficked person is someone who has been recruited, moved from one place to another without an informed or willful consent of the person. The person may be exploited for the purpose of labour, services commercial sex. Traffickers would use violence, threats, deception, debt bondage, and other manipulative tactics to force victims against their will.
Victims of trafficking are in the position of vulnerability and have little to no control over their lives. They are usually stripped off their freedom – freedom of movement, to communicate, to gain any access and is often times conditioned.
Malaysia is a destination, transit and source country for human trafficking.