A role of social work profession in prevention of baby factory in Nigeria
The phrase “baby factory” is often employed indiscriminately with “baby farms” or “baby harvesting”. “Baby factory” can be interchangeably used as “child trafficking or infants trafficking” in this study exploration. This article aims to understanding of predominance of baby factory from the knowledge of social workers in Nigeria about their role in the neutralizing activity of the traffickers. The greater part of this research was to discover the role of social work profession in prevention of baby factory in Nigeria and the social workers recognized that baby factory is another key issue, they need to confront in the society, especially in the rural areas where victims are more vulnerable and as well as global concern to the international social work.
However, the social work profession need to be furnished with necessary equipment in order to reduced and prevent baby factories delinquent successfully in Nigeria.
Keywords: “Baby factory”, role of social work, prevention.