This edition: Central African Republic:The Forgotten Crisis / Sea of Woes: Trafficked and Exploited Migrant Laborers in Thailand
Original tape date: November 1, 2008.
THE FORGOTTEN CRISIS: CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
It's a country many have never heard of -- the Central African Republic, also know as the C.A.R... Bordering some of the most dangerous places on earth -- Chad, Sudan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo -- the C.A.R is a country in turmoil.
SEA OF WOES: TRAFFICKED AND EXPLOITED MIGRANTS IN THAILAND
More than 12 million people around the world are forced to work in slave-like conditions. Often they are the victims of trafficking. Thailand, which is surrounded by poor neighbours like Myanmar, has emerged as a top destination in the trafficking and exploitation of young labourers.
Host: Daljit Dhaliwal.