UPAYA POLITEKNIK BUMI AKPELNI DALAM MELAKUKAN PENCEGAHAN DAN PENANGANAN HUMAN TRAFFICKING
Bumi Akpelni Polytechnic is an educational institution and a partner that cares about involving its students to become agents of change in preventing and dealing with human trafficking. This research aims to determine Bumi Akpelni Polytechnic's efforts in preventing and handling Human Trafficking. The research method in this article includes a holistic approach to describe the efforts of Bumi Akpelni Polytechnic in preventing and handling human trafficking. Furthermore, observation and interview methods were used to obtain qualitative data regarding the collaboration and involvement of Bumi Akpelni Polytechnic with related parties, such as government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and NGOs. Finally, a quantitative data analysis approach was used by Bumi Akpelni Polytechnic to evaluate the effectiveness of programs, training, and joint initiatives. The research results confirm that Bumi Akpelni Polytechnic is an educational institution and an effective change agent in overcoming human trafficking. Collaboration with related parties, program implementation, and increasing public awareness demonstrate the significant contribution of higher education institutions in addressing urgent social problems.