exploitation


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exploitation

Social medicine The taking unfair advantage of a situation or person(s). See Sexual exploitation.

exploitation

the situation in which one organism gains at the expense of another.
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On August 27, 2019, SB 1483 will go into effect, allowing securities dealers and investment advisory firms to report suspected or attempted financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult and delay such a disbursement or transaction.
Protests against the further exploitation of the hazardousgold mine are ongoing in Armenia.
(TAP) -- Some 31 cases of economic and sexual exploitation were identified in some twenty first instance courts nationwide in November 2018, according to a report on "Human trafficking in Tunisia: Reading of court records, State of play in 20 first instance courts".
A NEW strategy has been launched to try to tackle violence and exploitation in Wolverhampton.
The Victims Hub was established in 2014 afterNorthumbria Policelaunched Operation Shelter, a probe into the sexual exploitation of vulnerable women and girls in Newcastle's West End.
A female accused, aged in her 30s, was charged with six counts of child neglect/cruelty, 13 of sexual exploitation and 17 of sexual assault on a child.
A year-long child sexual exploitation awareness-raising campaign is being launched for the region in Dumfries tomorrow afternoon.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Awami Tehreek leader Dr Tahirul Qadri says educating women and protecting them from exploitation is the responsibility of the state.
The Council of Ministers has authorized Shell International Exploitation and Development Italy S.A.
14 (Petra) -- Major stakeholders and experts convening last week in Amman to address the Sexual Exploitation of Children (SEC) in the Arab World have outlined strategic national agendas to combat SEC in their countries.
MUZAFFARABAD -- Prime Minister Azad Jammu Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider Khan has emphasized the need for exploitation of natural resources in the territory for revenue generation and well being of the people.

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