Fiji’s lax laws against the commercial sexual exploitation of children have contributed to the rise of child trafficking in the country, Save the Children Fiji says, according to Fiji Times Online. The non-governmental organization encouraged Fiji’s government, law enforcement agencies and civil society to collaborate to put an end to human trafficking in the country.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.