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A Threat to Healing and a Barrier to Recovery: An Assessment of Health Impacts of Criminalization Through the Stages of Domestic Sex Trafficking

This document analyzes the criminalization of sex trafficking survivors through survivor health and wellbeing across six stages of the trafficking experience, to enable a fuller understanding of the issue––an understanding that centers on survivors.


Hill, J., Mullins, K., Alonso, A. & Geran J.


UNESCO Working Paper Series 005-04-2022. 4W Initiative, University of Wisconsin-Madison


July 2022




ISBN: 978-1-953664-07-8; UNESCO Chair on Gender, Wellbeing and a Culture of Peace Working Paper 005-06-2022



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