As the report declares the most vulnerable group of individuals who are victims of human trafficking is the children who are engaged in commercial sex activities. Human trafficking can also take other forms where individuals engage into different forms of labor activities like domestic work and farm work. Human trafficking is common in the developing countries, and the main victims of these inhumane acts are the aliens residing there. Human trafficking is one of the fastest growing criminal industries in countries like the United States. Researches are on going to establish the number of so-far trafficked persons. However, the outstanding number of children estimated to have been trafficked and assimilated into the sex trade range between hundred thousand to two hundred thousand.
This paper stresses that human trafficking and child soldiers have a direct connection in that both are forms of violation against human rights and raise the level of slavery in a given country. The consent of the victim in both cases is not considered, and the individuals are literally forced into the specific activity intended by the perpetrator. Both situations are involuntary servitudes and include schemes, plans, or patterns intended to cause a person undergo threatened abuse. The two situations are common in elemental factors as they entail fraud, force, and coercion in the control of the subjects.