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San Mateo offers seminars to raise awareness about human trafficking

By Pamela Cruz. Peninsula 360 Press [P360P].

As part of Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Month - January 2021 - San Mateo County invites all residents to participate in webinars on the issue, where you can also learn about the efforts and responses of municipalities on the issue.

The four seminars will be free of charge through the Zoom digital platform, so it is important to register to access each one of them through the following link https://stophumantraffickingsmc.org/webinar-series-January-2021/ .

The first two sessions of the talks are entitled "Introduction to Human Trafficking", the English version was held on Thursday, January 7; however, the same talk will be given in Spanish on January 14 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm.

Following them, on Thursday, January 21, the topic "Human Trafficking and the Response in San Mateo County" will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 pm.

Finally, on Thursday, January 28, the lecture series will close with the topic "Sexual trafficking of young people: Recognizing risk factors", which will be held from 6:30 to 7:45 pm.

For questions or assistance, residents can send an email to stophumantrafficking@smcgov.org.

Pamela Cruz
Pamela Cruz
Editor-in-Chief of Peninsula 360 Press. A communicologist by profession, but a journalist and writer by conviction, with more than 10 years of media experience. Specialized in medical and scientific journalism at Harvard and winner of the International Visitors Leadership Program scholarship from the U.S. government.


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