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Season 2, Episode 5: Anti-Trafficking Platforms and Partnerships - Interview with Pageant Titleholder


You’re listening to Episode 15 of the Trafficking Dispatch, a biweekly podcast that briefs you on human trafficking issues in a brief amount of time. I’m your host, Victoria Erdel. In this episode, we’ll hear from a pageant titleholder who uses her platform to fight human trafficking.

Mi nombre es Samantha Batallanos, represento a Lima, y mis medidas son: una niña muere cada diez minutos por producto de la explotación sexual.
(My name is Samantha Batallanos, I represent Lima, and my measurements are: one girl dies every ten minutes as a result of sexual exploitation.)

Mi nombre es Romina Lozano y represento a la Provincia Constitucional del Callao y mis medidas son: 3,114 mujeres víctimas de trata registradas hasta 2014.
(My name is Romina Lozano and I represent the Constitutional Province of Callao, and my measurements are: 3,114 women are registered as victims of human trafficking as of 2014.)

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