Out of the Shadows: shining light on the response to child sexual abuse and exploitation

The first-of-its-kind benchmarking index covers 40 countries which represent 70% of the world’s children and will help to assess the progress toward reaching the Sustainable Development Goal 16.2 – ending abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence against and torture of children by 2030.  

Out of the Shadows: shining light on the response to child sexual abuse and exploitation 2019-04-13T15:43:45-06:00

Terminology Guidelines for the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse

These guidelines, adopted by the Interagency Working Group in Luxembourg, 28 January 2016, provide all individuals and agencies working for the prevention and elimination of all forms of sexual exploitation and sexual abuse of children with guidance for the understanding and use of the different terms and concepts they may encounter in their work.  

Terminology Guidelines for the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse 2019-04-04T13:03:33-06:00

Global Estimates of Modern Slavery: Forced Labour and Forced Marriage (2017)

This report, a collaborative effort of the International Labour Organization, the Walk Free Foundation, and the International Organization for Migration, with input from various UN agencies, focuses on the prevalence of forced labour and forced marriage around the world. The report covers a five-year period and finds that, in 2016, 40.3 million people were victims [...]

Global Estimates of Modern Slavery: Forced Labour and Forced Marriage (2017) 2019-04-04T12:55:19-06:00

2018 Trafficking in Persons Report (U.S.)

This annual report (also called the TIP Report), issued by the U.S. State Department's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, ranks governments based on their perceived efforts to acknowledge and combat human trafficking. The report divides nations into tiers (Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 2 Watchlist, and Tier 3) based on their compliance with standards outlined [...]

2018 Trafficking in Persons Report (U.S.) 2019-03-19T15:14:24-06:00

Before the Harm Is Done: Examining the UK’s Response to the Prevention of Trafficking

This 2018 report, by the Anti-Trafficking Monitoring Group (ATMG), a coalition established in 2009 to monitor the UK’s implementation of European anti-trafficking legislation, examined the action taken in the UK since 2012 related to the prevention of human trafficking. Despite significant development in efforts to tackle the problem, the report finds that: The UK continues [...]

Before the Harm Is Done: Examining the UK’s Response to the Prevention of Trafficking 2019-03-19T15:01:46-06:00

2018 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons

The 2018 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons is the fourth of its kind mandated by the General Assembly through the 2010 United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons. It covers 142 countries and provides an overview of patterns and flows of trafficking in persons at global, regional and national levels, based [...]

2018 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2019-03-05T13:44:05-06:00