Migrant workers cover their children with saris, a traditional clothing worn by women, to protect them from heat as they wait to get on a bus to reach a railway station to board a train to their home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended lockdown to slow the spreading of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave - RC29SG9HFGRF

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The Persecuted highlights news and stories on behalf of persecuted individuals and groups all around the world.

we speak up about abuse and oppression when others cannot.

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Mission

We investigate and report on abuses happening in all corners of the world. We are human rights activists who work to protect the most at risk, from vulnerable minorities to refugees and children in need.

Vision

We work towards a world where individuals and communities are empowered to fight against injustice, oppression, persecution, and harassment and have the ability to freely make their own choices and expressions.

Values

We believe in that everyone should be able to exercise their basic rights and liberties, and be given the same opportunities, regardless of their race, gender, culture, religion, or other affiliation. 

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the persecuted

15 million

Children under the age of 15 who suffer from abuse and neglect.

27 million

Enslaved in the human trafficking trade throughout
the world.

246 million

Child laborers whose freedom and rights are trampled on daily.

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urgent threats to human rights during the pandemic

During the COVID-19 pandemic, countries and oppressive groups have committed human rights violations against minority groups such as the LGBTQ community and ethnic and religious minority groups. For some, contracting the virus is not only harmful to their health, but also to their safety, 

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