Sweetie: The face of webcam child sex tourism

Webcam child sex tourism is booming: this relatively new phenomenon involves (mostly Western) men who offer children money to perform sexual acts in front of the webcam. At any time of the day, an estimated 750.000 men are looking for online webcam sex with children. Webcam child sex tourism is growing rapidly. If nothing is done, it is expected to develop into a persistent, global industry.
Using the fictional character Sweetie, Terre des Hommes unmasked over 1,000 offenders of webcam sex with children in just two months. Thanks to the 10-year-old virtual Filipino girl, named Sweetie, Terre des Hommes has put webcam child sex tourism on the worldwide map. Moreover, Sweetie shows how to track online sex offenders using modern technology. The outcome of our research was shocking.

Terre des Hommes, September 7, 2015

Runtime ~6 minutes