February 8th: International Day of Prayer and Awareness Against Human Trafficking

The International Day of Prayer and Awareness Against Human Trafficking will be celebrated once again this year by Pope Francis on February 8th.

See this resource, prepared by the Sisters of The Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, for February 8th, 2017: Roots of Human Trafficking: Reflections with Pope Francis

This Classroom Prayer Resource - World Day of Prayer against Human Trafficking could be used to highlight this human rights issue with your students.

Click here to view the Vatican information about last year's event, this RTE News link also provides details about the 2016 event.

Sr. Catherine Dunne of APT has also kindly shared the following resources as they are linked to this grave human rights issue:

See further educational links for this topic: APT Act to Prevent Human Trafficking Educational Resources

Click the following link to view our Human Trafficking YouTube playlist