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  • Strengthening of Comprehensive Anti-trafficking Responses in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia


    International Labour Organisation (ILO)


    May 2009 - December 2011


    International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD), International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

    Objectives and results

    The main objectives of the project are:

    • to support the development of the national institutional framework in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia to address trafficking in human beings and its practical implementation. This includes victim-centred research and the evaluation of the respective National Action Plan evaluation;
    • to support the prevention of trafficking in human beings through labour market interventions and addressing potential migrants;
    • to assist the governments of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia to detect, investigate and prosecute criminal activities related to trafficking in human beings and
    • to improve identification of, referral of, protection for and assistance (including reintegration) to victims of trafficking.

    The main project activities are the evaluation of the current National Action Plans, the creation of a system to collect and monitor trafficking-related data, the development and improvement of national referral mechanisms, awareness raising as well as training for various target groups including prospective migrants, representatives from NGOs, employment agencies and law enforcement.

    Further information

    Mr Zsolt Doudas, International Labour Organisation,


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