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Our office focuses on faculty development and diversity, and partners with diversity initiatives that affect both the university community and the community at large.Sanders said she has been with SIS for the past three and half years, working out of her home in Duncan, Okla. Even though SIS is an international organization, they also help raise awareness of human trafficking in the United States.“The reality is it’s happening right now, around our world, in our state and in your city,” Sanders said.“Women and girls are being trafficked.” Human trafficking is an issue of global slavery and a question of power and enslavement.“It is an organized criminal activity that takes away a person’s freedom, and they are coerced into a life that they did not bargain for,” Sanders said.The Kansas City Star 2009 With BC-TRAFFICKING: KC, Kansas City Star by Mark Morris 02000000; 08000000; 09000000; CLJ; HUM; krtcrime crime; krtfeatures features; krthumaninterest human interest; krtlabor labor; krtnational national; krtworld world; LAB; krt; mctgraphic; 02001000; 02001007; 02011000; CRI; international law; kidnapping kidnaping kidnap; krtlaw law; 04018000; FIN; ODD; african american african-american black; hispanic; krtdiversity diversity; woman women; youth; eames; human; map; morris; prostitution; slave; slavery; smuggle; smuggled; smuggling; trafficking; victim; gender; citizenship; ethnic; age; sex; chart; kc contributed; 2009; krt2009 At 12 p.m. 27 in the Wichita Room, the Wellness Center hosted speaker De Anna Sanders from the non-profit organization She Is Safe (SIS).
SIS aims to “prevent, rescue and restore women and girls from abuse and exploitation in high risk places around the world, equipping them to build lives of freedom, faith and a strong future,” according to the SIS mission statement.
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Sanders said the majority of girls in the United States who are taken into human trafficking are runaways, children from broken homes and children who have been abused sexually and/or physically.