Earthquakes and Child Trafficking

(150425) -- KATHMANDU, April 25, 2015 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on April 25, 2015 shows collapsed buildings after an earthquake in Kathmandu, capital of Nepal. Death toll in Nepal climbed to 711, the country's Home Ministry said Saturday afternoon, hours after a major earthquake struck the country. (Xinhua)

Interview with Caritas Worker, Rupa Rai

Following on from two major earthquakes in Nepal earlier this year on would think the biggest threat for children would be disease and trauma.  However this is not the case.  Nepalese children who have been displaced through these events are easy targets for traffickers.  During her recent visit to Australia Caritas worker, Rupa Rai was interviewed on ABC Radio National by Andrew West on the Religion and Ethics Reports programme. Hear what she has to say about the situation in Nepal here.  (Photo:

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