While it’s a prevalent problem, it’s not always easy to see. Because of the crime’s hidden nature, many of us could live our entire lives without consciously spotting any trace of it. Since awareness is a vital first step to fighting human trafficking effectively—in a foreign country or your own community—we’ve created this comprehensive guide. Read it, share it, and refer back to it whenever you need to check your facts. It’s full of information from some of the most reputable sources available on the topic of human trafficking, and we hope it helps you see the world more clearly—with both eyes wide open.