North Koreans who are able to escape their country and enter China are still at extreme risk of being captured and returned to North Korea where they can be tortured for escaping. The 3,000-mile journey out of China and into a safe country is nearly impossible to make alone.
Over 76 trafficked women have been rescued
Female North Korean refugees not only have to hide from authorities hunting them down, but from sex traffickers, too. Many women have been bought and sold as brides. We have helped over 76 North Korean women who had been trafficked escape and reach freedom.
More than 185 individuals have been reunited with their families
Due to the risk involved in crossing the border and severity of the situation in North Korea, many North Korean families are separated. Because of rescues, over 185 individuals have been reunited with their families.