Together Against Trafficking in Human Beings

Trafficking in persons in Spain: invisible victims

Trafficking in persons in Spain: invisible victims

Defensor del Pueblo, October 2012, 334 pages

The Spanish Ombudsman Office (Defensor del Pueblo) released the report "Trafficking in persons in Spain: invisible victims".

This report contains the outcome of 140 investigations with several recommendations for the administrations.The report also contains a comparative analysis of the national legislation to see if it complies with the EU Directives. The EU Strategy towards the Eradication of Trafficking in Human Beings (2012-2016) has been also considered.

The innovative methodology of the report is based on the work of consultants following-up the victims both in their countries of origin and in the EU countries.