John Cotton Richmond
John Cotton Richmond
John Cotton Richmond is Ambassador at Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons. He co-founded the Human Trafficking Institute and, prior to that, served for more than 10 years as a federal prosecutor in the US Department of Justice’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit.

To prevent trafficking, countries need to better train their immigration officers and boost socioeconomic conditions in vulnerable areas, while China must make a sustained effort to punish perpetrators and support victims.

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