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Human Traffick Awareness Month - Ads for Public Transportation


January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month.

DART has created advertisements and training material to be used by transit agencies.

Looking for material to train your transit employees on what to look for and how to safely respond? Contact Kristen (kjoyner@swta.org)

RESEARCH INDICATES

  • Within 48 hours of a young person leaving home, 1/3 are trafficked.
  • Within 72 hours of leaving home, 90% of runaways are slaves to the human trafficking industry.

Want to learn more about the impact?

FTA Administrator Peter Rogoff, speaking at APTA’s Bus & Paratransit Conference in Indianapolis stated, “We, the public transportation industry, has the opportunity to be the eyes and ears.”

DART has already taken ACTION! They are featuring the “Stop Lives from Being Stolen” ad campaign created by Lyle Miller in both English and Spanish. The campaign began January 8th and will run for a minimum of 12 weeks and delivering 68.8 million impressions (bus exteriors - 26, bus and rail interiors - 764, and CBD corner markers - 8).

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