How can the UN lament this problem, when UN sanctioned interventions are at the heart of this issue? This is simply some type of red herring.
The idiom "red herring" is used to refer to something that misleads or distracts from the relevant or important issue.So the UN presenting themselves as concerned or caring about this issue is simply to distract you all from the fact that the UN is the biggest part of the problem. In fact that the UN is the very catalyst for this problem
Today's "news" Allegedly?
Overall, child trafficking has increased five percent since 2010, with girls and women accounting for 70 percent of the overall number of victims worldwide, according to the report by the UN Office on Drugs and Crime.
"There is no place in the world where children, women and men are safe from human trafficking," said UNODC executive director Yury Fedotov.
The report said the global figures represented only "the tip of the iceberg", and that impunity remained a serious problem.
"It is very clear that the scale of modern-day slavery is far worse,"
Child trafficking has increased since 2010- What else has increased? Why of course, "interventions" UN sanctioned either silently or public. Recall this post? Psychopaths to run country after Armageddon? Clearly Armageddon has passed. which included this pdf.
Human Trafficking: The unintended effects of UN intervention
These findings underscore the need to consider the impact of UN intervention, not simply on the duration of conflict, but also on human rights.
Our work demonstrates how the UN contributes to grave human rights violations. When large numbers of foreign troops are sent to an unstable and often impoverished state he emergence of trafficking networks.
Thus, a seemingly benevolent UN action, intended to bring peace, serves to promote a shadow economyA seemingly 'benevolent' UN action? Phooey! Since this is a known effect... ie: when the UN intervenes and the known outcome manifests- Increased human trafficking, exploitation and misery.
The consequence is neither unintentional nor benevolent. Spin, lies and obfuscation aside. Just the facts!
Time to toss the UN to the curb! As an organization it is a huge part of the multitude of problems on this planet.