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Pakistan's child brides: suffering for others’ crimes | Toronto Star

Pakistan's child brides: suffering for others’ crimes | Toronto Star | Modern day slavery | Scoop.it
Despite being illegal, the custom of forcibly marrying off girls as young as 5 to resolve family and tribal disputes won’t go way.
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"Girls married 60 times before 18" - Egypt's Child Sex Tourism - The World Daily

"Girls married 60 times before 18" - Egypt's Child Sex Tourism - The World Daily | Modern day slavery | Scoop.it
YouTube video from the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood promotes women's political rights in Egypt. The NCCM says women's inequality is reflected in sham marriages for teenage girls that are a form of child prostitution.
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SENA - Julie Dogbadzi interview clip

This is a clip from one of my interviews during the research phase of the Trokosi drama SENA. In it Julie Dogbadzi, made famous by receiving the Reebok Human...
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In this clip Julie Dogbadzi talks about the hardships she endured while she was a slave.

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Life of a Trokosi Slave Bride in Ghana

Life of a Trokosi Slave Bride in Ghana | Modern day slavery | Scoop.it
The Trokosi system has been in use since the sixteenth century in Ghana, Togo and Benin. Young girls are made bride slaves of the shrine and of the fetish priest of their village.
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Short video on Trokosi practice in Ghana.

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Trokosi ("wife of the gods") is a traditional religious practice in Ghana and neighbouring countries whereby young virgin girls are made slaves to shrines fo...
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Syncopated Productions  -Sena  A film about slavery

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A film dealing with the Trokosi of Ghana.

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Yemeni girl from YouTube wants education, not marriage

Yemeni girl from YouTube wants education, not marriage | Modern day slavery | Scoop.it
A young Yemeni girl stares defiantly into the camera. Her question is a shocking one, coming from an 11-year-old.
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Bonded To Priests As Domestic And Sexual Servants - Trokosi

Bonded To Priests As Domestic And Sexual Servants - Trokosi | Modern day slavery | Scoop.it
The following message came to me in an email a few days ago. "I am currently working on a film that deals with the little known system of bondage in Ghana, called Trokosi," Christene Browne wrote t...
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This article is from the Stop Child Slavery website.

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Ghana's Slaves to the Gods

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I interviewed Julie for my reseach on the Trokosi. She went on to win teh Rebook Human Rigths Award.

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Slavery in Ghana: The Trokosi Tradition | Equality Now

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An article on the Trokosi of Ghana.

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SENA - Wanna interview

In this clip from the research phase of the feature film Sena, Wanna talks about why she was taken to the shrine and made a slave. Background: Trokosi ("wife...
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An interview with a former slave.

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SENA - Mamaa interview clip

This is a clip from one of my interviews during the research phase of for SENA. The audio is not that great but what she says is that she has already been in the shrine for 60 odds years and she will be there for the rest of her life.
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