human trafficking

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The movement of people by force, coercion or deception into situations of exploitation

human trafficking

The illegal enslavement, kidnapping, rental, or sale of human beings for their labor, esp. as sex workers or low-level workers.
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Tenders are invited for Effective Fight against Trafficking in Human Beings
In its second evaluation report, the Council of Europe`s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) called on Cypriot authorities to strengthen supervision of private employment agencies, increase labour inspections, and improve protection measures for domestic workers.
BARDO (TAP) -Recommendations aimed to boost the draft law related to the fight against trafficking in human beings were presented by the representatives of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), Wednesday, to the Committee of Rights and Liberties of the House of the People's Representatives (HPR).
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Council of Europe has called on Turkey to fight against international human trafficking in accordance with the council's Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings.
The OSCE Special Representative and Co-ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings Ambassador Madina Jarbussynova praised the country's authorities for improving anti-trafficking legislation as they step up efforts to combat modern-day slavery.
She said that trafficking in human beings yields high profits to criminals, with estimations from of up to 111 billion of euros globally for forced labour, including human trafficking.
administration's will to cooperate with the Lebanese government, mainly the Ministry of Labor, in terms of the development of a national strategy to combat trafficking in human beings.
5) The facts of this case occurred in 2006, two years after Poland had entered the European Union and one year after Italy had ratified the Council of Europe Convention on Action Against Trafficking in Human Beings, which took place in Warsaw, Poland.
Greta, the Council of Europe's Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings, called on the Government to ensure all victims are identified and given protection.
In a report issued yesterday, the OSCE Special Representative and Co-ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings, Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, recommended that the Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina take additional steps to fully implement its OSCE commitments in the fight against human trafficking.
Bandar bin Mohammed Al-Aiban, Chairman of the Human Rights Commission (HRC), highlighted the efforts exerted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to combat trafficking in human beings, stressing that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia realizes the danger of this criminal phenomenon.
Defining human trafficking and identifying its victims; a study on the impact and future challenges of international, European and Finnish legal responses to prostitution-related trafficking in human beings.