Human Trafficking is one of the most unaddressed issues that has been developing on international level. If we sit and watch, it will soon be a crisis even in undeveloped nations like Africa. Sex slavery is one of the major phenomena will of human trafficking where thousands of girls are being sold on a daily basis in the name of slave trade. While the technological world is advancing, due to issues like human trafficking, country tends to be poorly developed in terms of welfare and sociology.Here is how TraffickCam App helps to stop Human Trafficking by clicking pictures of your hotel room
Yeah, you can help stop human trafficking with just clicking four pictures of your hotel room when you check in.TraffickCam App an initiative by Washington University Researcher urges us to click four pictures of the hotel room you just checked in and upload into their app with hotel name and room number.
How really these pictures are helpful to find traffickers?:TraffickCam app
When you upload the pictures through Traffick Cam app they are moved to a database which has millions of hotel images.The images are added to the national database which are cross-referenced with images of children in a hotel which are available online on many websites.So the police authorities can find the place and hotel details easily within a span of minutes.
This idea of collecting images of a hotel came up when the police had a photo of the child in a hotel room but they could not recover the child for three days even they know the city in which the hotel is located.Now with the help of TraffickCam app authorities can find the place and routes of the hotel very quickly by cross-referencing the huge database of images.
TraffickCam app already has 1.5million of hotel image database in the UnitedStates and this app really helps the police authorities to track where exactly the human trafficking is taking place.Police also can get to know the hotels list where the trafficking is done regularly and ban those hotels.