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International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December

The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December, marks the date of the adoption, by the General Assembly, of the United Nations Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others (resolution 317(IV) of 2 December 1949).

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CNN: The pandemic has created a second crisis in India — the rise of child trafficking

One evening in August, a 14-year-old boy snuck out of his home and boarded a private bus to travel from his village in Bihar to Jaipur, a chaotic, crowded and historical city 800 miles away in India’s Rajasthan state.

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WHITEHOUSE.GOV: Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding the National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking

This week, the White House released the first-ever comprehensive National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking. The National Action Plan (NAP) represents the broad-based, multi-disciplinary, whole-of-government strategy of the United States to eradicate human trafficking. This plan is built around the three pillars laid out in the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000: Prevention, Protection, and Prosecution.

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FIP.AM: Mercenaries in the Artsakh war․ The sad experience of the Chechens and Mujahideens and the trafficking of Syrians

In July of this year, in the days following the Armenian-Azerbaijani war in Tavush, rumors circulated about the recruitment of militants by Turkey in northern Syria. On September 24, days before the large-scale attack by Azerbaijan, two Syrian sources had already reported the transfer of militants recruited by Turkey to Azerbaijan.

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Armenia completes ratification of Lanzarote Convention

YEREVAN, SEPTEMBER 7, ARMENPRESS. Armenia has become the 47th state to have completed the ratification of the Council of Europe’s Convention on Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse (“Lanzarote Convention”), the CoE reported today.

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1tv.am: Let’s Understand: Trafficking Primary Cases

On August 19, 2020, on the TV program “Let’s Understand” of 1TV.am, issues related to the primary cases of human trafficking and the fight against crime were discussed.

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RA Investigative Committee: In the first half of 2020, the 206 criminal cases in crimes committed against children were investigated. 197 people were recognized as victims

For the first half of 2020, the RA Investigative Committee investigated 206 criminal cases on crimes against children, 102 materials have been prepared.

In these criminal cases, 97 people were brought in as accused, including 1 person aged 14-16, 5 persons aged 16-18, 53 persons aged 18-35, 38 persons over 35 years old.

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CTV.BY: Parents can see how easy it is for children to fall for criminals. Unique internet platform presented in Minsk

Belarus makes a great contribution to international cooperation in combating trafficking in human beings, according to the News 24 Hours program on CTV. July 30 is the world day to combat this negative phenomenon.

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ZN.UA: How not to become a “living commodity”

July 30 is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

According to a study by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), 13% of Ukrainians are ready to accept a risky job offer abroad. Over the years of independence, more than 260 thousand Ukrainians have become victims of human trafficking, and our country has become a leader in South-Eastern Europe in terms of the number of victims. Moreover, 65% of Ukrainians worked in the Russian Federation.

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World day against trafficking in persons: Child trafficking

Child trafficking exists.
July 30 is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. In honor of this day here are two practical ways that you can take a stand against trafficking:

1) Check out 21 Ways You Can Fight Human Trafficking
That’s right, we have given you 21 ways to join the fight! That’s 21 options of how to start getting involved right now. Check them out here>

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