Renewal Forum Position on the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization 2012

On June 28, 2012, by kflann

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is a federal law intended to improve America’s response to crimes targeting women, such as domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking. VAWA was first enacted in 1994 and was reauthorized in 2000 and 2005. It is currently up for reauthorization again. Renewal Forum Position on VAWA Reauthorization […]

Online Monitoring of CSEC in Milwaukee 2008

On February 15, 2012, by Ian Kitterman

The Renewal Forum enlisted the KlaasKids foundation to conduct online monitoring of the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area for the commercial sexual exploitation of children in December of 2008. This report summarizes those results. Online Monitoring of CSEC in Milwaukee 2008  Tweet

How Many Juvenile Victims of Human Sexual Trafficking Are There?

On January 27, 2012, by Ian Kitterman

This paper uses peer-reviewed social science literature to estimate the number of minors victimized by human trafficking in the United States and, out of that amount, how many are runaways, homeless, and throwaway youth. Download the paper here.Tweet

An Examination of State Laws on Human Trafficking

On January 27, 2012, by Ian Kitterman

This comprehensive paper looks at state laws on human trafficking and gives each state a letter grade based on four categories; criminalization, protecting victims, holistic help, and age of a minor. Download the paper here.Tweet