Jump to navigation. If they leave their country, they are told, they will find a good job, maybe as a waitress or a hairdresser. There they can earn enough money to begin a new life. Just over a year ago she was approached by neighbours who persuaded her to quit school and leave Nigeria for new work opportunities. On 4 January , she left with two girls from her neighbourhood. Nigerian women have become victims of such treatment across West Africa and Southern Europe. IOM in Mali has responded to such cases since According to that mission, of the victims were from Nigeria.
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Trafficked from Nigeria for sex work in Mali
Prostitution in Mali is legal,  but third party activities such as procuring are illegal. In the capital, Bamako , many prostitutes are from Nigeria  and other West African countries. It is estimated that the Chinese sex workers send 2 billion Cfa back to China annually. The influx of military personnel caused a rise in the demand for prostitution. Mali is a source, transit, and destination country for women and children subjected to sex trafficking. Internal trafficking is more prevalent than transnational trafficking; women and girls from other West African countries, particularly Nigeria, are exploited in prostitution and sex trafficking throughout Mali.
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A value below 2. See also: Countries in the world ranked by Life Expectancy. The population density in Mali is 16 people per Km 2 42 people per mi 2 , calculated on a total land area of 1,, Km2 , sq. A Population pyramid also called "Age-Sex Pyramid" is a graphical representation of the age and sex of a population. There are three types of age dependency ratio: Youth, Elderly, and Total.
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