Cartagena, one of Colombia’s poorest cities, is experiencing a boom in tourism. It has also become a hotspot for sex tourists. Many prostitutes are underage. The ‘La Muralla Soy Yo‘ campaign aims to raise awareness of the exploitation they face.
Child prostitution is a serious problem in Cartagena in Colombia. For years the city has been a hotspot for sex tourism. The local initiative "La Muralla ¡Soy Yo!" campaigns against it.
During his trip to Thailand, Pope Francis has called for the protection of women and children from exploitation, abuse and enslavement. He praised the Thai government's efforts to fight human trafficking.
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