Rogue
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The prostitution exploitation and our contemporay slavery model are a social problem involving the whole country. This reportage is about a specific case belonging to a road in Milan leading towards a rotten and dangerous urban suburb. "Strada Provinciale 40" : haunted by prostitutes over than twenty years. Most of them arrive from Nigeria. They want to escape a situation of human misery and social deterioration. Usually they are extremely young girls. Once they are chosen, they are told to be needed in Europe as models,actresses, hairdresses or seamstresses. Once in Italy, they are left in the middle of the street facing most of time their first sexual experience, dressed only in lingerie.
The UNODC, ONU agency against criminal organization, has released shocking numbers: over 6000 Nigerian women are brought in Europe for sexual exploitation, for an annual 228 million dollar business.