On International Women’s Day, we celebrate and draw inspiration from the trailblazers who paved the way, while recognizing the great work that lies ahead. In 2018, vulnerable people—many of them women and girls—continue to be trafficked for sex in the United States. Shamefully, many are sold online by websites that knowingly facilitate their purchase. That’s why today we are calling on our supporters to take action and help end the sale of women, girls, and all people online in the United States.
If you believe that no human being should be bought or sold, then help us pass FOSTA-SESTA, a bill package that will provide a pathway to justice for survivors of trafficking.
Call/Tweet/Facebook your Senators to confirm they will vote YES when FOSTA-SESTA comes to the Senate Floor. Take Action
“For a very long time, Backpage has been making a tremendous profit from sexual abuse of countless women and children. It is imperative that Backpage is held accountable for its nefarious actions—that is justice for its victims.” — Iryna, Survivor-Advocate
Youth Panel for CSW
Mark your calendar for ECPAT-USA’s upcoming UN Commission on the Status of Women event, “Youth Action to End Commercial Sexual Exploitation via Technology.” Join Us
Watch the PSA
Amy Schumer, Seth Meyers, AnnaLynne McCord, and other public figures lend their voices to fight sex trafficking online. Watch the Video
100+ organizations and survivor-advocates came together in support of the #FOSTA-#SESTA bill package. Read the Letter
ECPAT-USA is the leading policy organization in the United States seeking to end the commercial, sexual exploitation of children through awareness, advocacy, policy, and legislation.