This feature has been published in Het Parool – 2016.
Brazil – “I was thirteen.” She closes her eyes for a moment. “I still smell their scent. Pigs were it. They hurt you. “Shut our mouth”, they said, “we pay, so we can do everything with you.” With the report ‘Offenders on the move’, ECPAT International confirms what they have known for a long time in Brazil: sexual exploitation of children is not the exclusive domain of the Western pedophile.
Images: Nicole Franken – Text: Anneke de Bundel