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Child trafficking

Child trafficking

Stolen Future - Trafficking for Forced Child Marriage in the UK

End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes/ Farhat Bokhari, 2009, 40 pages

The study seeks to explore the interlink between forced child marriage and child trafficking. It examines forced child marriage among British born children trafficked out of the UK to be forcibly married abroad and children who have been trafficked to the UK on the basis of a false promise of marriage only to end up in sexual exploitation.


Combating trafficking in children for labour exploitation: A resource kit for policy-makers and practitioners

International Labour Organisation (ILO) 2008, 222 pages

This resource kit captures over 10 years of work by ILO's International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC) and its partners. It makes the experiences and knowledge available to those who design, implement and improve policy and programming to fight child trafficking.

The resource kit is composed of five separate but interrelated books that cover a range of themes:

Book 1 is designed to help users to understand human trafficking, particularly trafficking that involves children


Tackling child labour: From commitment to action

ILO, June 2012, 32 pages

This Policy Note considers the progress that ILO member States are making in the application of ILO Conventions and Recommendations. It draws on two reports considered by the 2012 International Labour Conference: 'Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work: From commitment to action' and 'Giving globalization a human face'.

It points out that while some progress is being made in reducing child labour in too many cases the rights contained in these international standards are still not fully applied in practice and enforced.


Slavery on the high street

Anti-Slavery International June 2012, 60 pages

This report identifies two forms of modern day slavery in fabric and garment supply chains: the forced labour of girls and young women in the spinning mills of southern India – the Sumangali and Camp Coolie systems – and the use of child labour in the finishing workshops of Delhi.


Training manual to fight trafficking in children for labour, sexual and other forms of exploitation


This training manual – developed by ILO and UNICEF under the UN Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking –aims to aid governments, workers, employers, international, and non-governmental organisations that combat trafficking in children for labour, sexual and other exploitation. The manual consist of the following five handbooks: