Price of Children in Ghana

in Transnational Crime

The human trafficking market in Ghana allows a child to be purchased from parent for $50. Then, the trafficker can either sell or lease out that child for up to $300, thus making $250 in profit a year.

(More prices and sales of human trafficking victims around the world.)

Source: Richard Lui, “Former child slave fights to end trafficking in Ghana,” CNN, May 19, 2010.

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