Summer is fast approaching and with it an increase in the number of children living on the streets at risk for increased commercial sexual exploitation. Everyday between 1. Desperate to escape the abuse, some young teens are lured away from home through e-mails or by a trafficker who appears to be well-meaning and concerned. Once on the streets, frightened and with little survival skills, a homeless minor is easy prey.
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While teen pregnancy rates in most countries are declining, numbers are rising in the Philippines. But he said he would take responsibility and that he loved me," she says. Her first pregnancy ended in miscarriage, but Angela is now a mother of four. Her youngest child is just a week old. She's one of hundreds of thousands of girls in the Philippines who gave birth when they were just teenagers. While teen pregnancy rates in most countries are declining, the numbers are rising in the Philippines. According to reports, about Filipino teenagers become mothers every day.
Oxford exploitation trial: Girl 'became sex slave aged 11'
These are external links and will open in a new window. A girl has told the Old Bailey how she was seduced and turned into a sex slave by an older man at the age of The witness, now 19, was giving evidence at the trial of nine men accused of grooming children and exploiting them for sex in Oxford. She said she was raped by Mohammed Karrar in when she was
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