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The fight against human trafficking and a case of culture shock

 

Van Geystel, right, worked at the Kate Korpi Salon and Academy in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. - submitted photo

Imagine how traveling to another country can change your perspective on life.

Local cosmetologist Aly Van Geystel doesn t have to imagine, having returned from a month-long trip to Cambodia, where she taught the trade of cosmetology to former victims of sex trafficking so they can start their own careers.

She found out about the Justice and Soul Foundation last year, and decided she wanted to be involved in what they do.

A lot of the time," Van Geystel told The Star before leaving, former victims from human trafficking escape sex trafficking as children, but they don t have any other way t...



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