Extracts from the press conference by Cecilia Malmström the launching of the EU Civil Society Platform against Trafficking in Human Beings
On 31 May 2013, Cecilia Malmström, Member of the EC in charge of Home Affairs, announced during a press conference the launch of the new EU Civil Society Platform against trafficking in human beings, where over 100 European civil society organisations are joining forces.
The Europe-wide Platform, will serve as a forum for civil society organisations working at European, national and local levels, in the field of human rights, children's rights, women's rights and gender equality, migrants' rights and shelters.
Participants will be able to exchange experiences and concrete ideas on how to best assist victims, expand their networks, and prevent others from falling victims to this crime. PHOTO SHOTLIST