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USA pledges $5.3 million to crack down on child exploitation

The Philippines and United States have signed a Child Protection Compact (CPC), to help prevent younsters being trafficked for sex and and other exploitation. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II, who is also the chairman of the inter-agency council against trafficking (IACAT), signed the agreement with US Chargé d’Affaires Michael Klecheski…


Canadian faces court for online exploitation of Filipino children

A Canadian man is facing 19 child pornography charges relating to online activity with youngsters in the Philippines and Romania. Philip Michael Chicoine, aged 27 and from Saskatoon, is accused of making, accessing, possessing and distributing child pornography, child luring, making child porn available and agreeing to commit a sexual…