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Child trafficking: Girls and boys have to beg, steal and work the streets...

There are several million victims of child trafficking worldwide.

✗ Girls and boys are forced to work the streets.
✗ Others are used as slaves for domestic or agricultural work.
✗ Some are married against their will.
✗ Children of ethnic minorities, refugee children and street children are particularly affected. The majority of them are girls.
Theodora grew up in great poverty in an Eastern European village. As a ten-year-old, she is entrusted by her parents to an acquaintance. This acquaintance promises the parents to send Theodora to a school in Vienna. In return, she will occasionally help out with the housework. After the arrival in Vienna, this acquaintance "trains" Theodora how to be a pick-pocket. Theodora has to deliver at least 350 Euros a day. If she cannot reach this daily mark, she is beaten and sexually abused. Theodora grew up in great poverty in an Eastern European village. As a ten-year-old, she is entrusted by her parents to an acquaintance. This acquaintance promises the parents to send Theodora to a school in Vienna. In return, she will occasionally help out with the housework. After the arrival in Vienna, this acquaintance "trains" Theodora how to be a pick-pocket. Theodora has to deliver at least 350 Euros a day. If she cannot reach this daily mark, she is beaten and sexually abused.