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Join the fight against the commercial sexual exploitation of children

The commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC) remains prevalent and lucrative in the Philippines, with many children having their bodies sold in exchange for money. Only by working together can this issue become a national priority to be properly addressed by our leaders.

The numbers

  • 1 out of 5
    Filipino children suffer from sexual violence at home, in school, and in the community.
  • 8 out of 10
    Filipino children are said to be at risk of online sexual abuse or bullying.
  • 100,000
    Filipino children are estimated to be brought into prostitution each year.

Read the report

Children and the Sex Trade in the Digital Age

This study is designed to inform a healthy, fact-based discussion on the commercial sexual exploitation of children in the Philippines.