Pivot: A Tool to Empower Human Trafficking Victims
Human trafficking is the use of force, fraud or coercion to compel a person into any form of labor against their will. It can occur in any industry, including agriculture, construction, domestic service, restaurants, salons, commercial sex work, massage parlors, and small businesses, and does not necessarily involve transportation, despite its name.
Pivot provides assistance information to female human trafficking victims without detection by their captors. Ordinary-looking sanitary pads are distributed by healthcare providers, outreach workers, and activists to suspected victims.
Pivot is very simple and beautiful solution to a very difficult problem and it is impressive by its use of limited technology.
Pivot provides assistance information to female human trafficking victims without detection by their captors.