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A Philanthropist’s Mission to Empower Survivors of Sex Trafficking

17.12.20

60,000 women and minors are estimated by UNICEF to be victims of sex trafficking in the Philippines, with some as young as 7 years old. Rebecca Eu is on a mission to stop this.⁠

Rebecca — who has been volunteering in the Philippines since she was 20 — has heard one too many stories of girls forced into this sex trade to help lift their families out of poverty. ⁠

Today, her social enterprise Mei’s Own is putting survivors of sex trafficking in the Philippines to school by working with local artisans to make homeware.⁠

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