NASHI, a Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada-based organisation that opposes human trafficking by raising awareness through education, established a vocational school in Lviv, Ukraine to teach girls and women carpentry, sewing, information processing, and cooking so they won't become trapped in Ukraine's human trafficking network. Prostitution in Ukraine is illegal but widespread and largely ignored by the government. In recent times, Ukraine has become a popular prostitution and sex trafficking destination. Ukrainian women and children are subjected to forced sexual services and sex trafficking within the country and to other European, Central Asian and Middle Eastern countries.
Oct 09, · And so the sex trade through Odessa has hardened in the past few years into something more jaded and much more difficult to stop. "Reporters always come here demanding to see the victims," says Olga Kostyuk, deputy head of the charity Faith, Hope, . For years Ukraine's police force has profited handsomely from the country's multi-million dollar sex industry, demanding both payment in cash and payment in kind. ministry officials had caught Author: Maxim Tucker.