Violence Against Women Act

May 7, 2012 ...

Dear Chairman Smith and Ranking Member Conyers, On behalf of the undersigned faith leaders and faith-based organizations concerned about victims of domestic violence, human trafficking, sexual assault, and other forms of violence, we write to express our concerns about Title VIII of H.R. 4970, legislation to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), which we …

NAE Protests New Policy on Prostitution, Sex Trafficking

December 23, 2009 ...

The National Association of Evangelicals (NAE), representing more than 45,000 congregations in 40 denominations in all 50 states, and with humanitarian and missionary service programs in more than 170 countries, respectfully requests that the proposed rule “Organizational Integrity of Entities Implementing Leadership Act Programs and Activities” be withdrawn. Member bodies of the NAE are actively …

Trafficking in Women and Children

January 1, 1999 ...

The NAE Washington Office for Government Affairs reports the following: there may be as many as 800,000 Thai children trafficked into prostitution (the official Thai government figure is 60,000); a half million women are trafficked each year from Russia and the Newly Independent States; traffickers reportedly sell Asian women to North American brothels for $16,000 …