Together Against Trafficking in Human Beings

Forced begging

Forced begging

The EU Anti-trafficking Directive 2011/36/EU

Directive 2011/36/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 April 2011 on preventing and combating trafficking in human beings and protecting its victims, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2002/629/JHA (OJ L 101, 1 15.4.2011)

The Directive provides binding legislation to prevent trafficking, to prosecute criminals effectively and better to protect the victims, in line with the highest European standards.

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Begging for Change: Research findings and recommendations on forced child begging in Albania/Greece, India and Senegal

Anti-Slavery International, 2009, 33 pages 

The report focus on the phenomenon of forced child begging based on research conducted in Albania, Greece, India and Senegal. The point of departure is both local specifics and global commonalities.

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Countering new forms of Roma children trafficking: Participatory Approach

Reference

HOME/2012/ISEC/AG/TH/B/4000003904

Promoter

Center for the Study of Democracy (BG)

Budget

460.227€ (maximum EU grant – 414.204€)

Timeframe

24 months 

Partners

Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights / BIM (AT); Censis Foundation (IT); Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy / ELIAMEP (EL); Center for Policy Studies at Central European University / CPS (HU): People in Need /piN (SK); Soros Foundation Romania (RO).

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Improving Coordination and Accountability towards Romanian Unaccompanied Minors Safety

Reference

HOME/2012/ISEC/AG/TH/B/4000003898

Promoter

TERRE DES HOMMES FOUNDATION (RO)

Budget

337.483€ (maximum EU grant – 303.735€)

Timeframe

20 months 

Partners

Terres des homes Foundation "lausane" in Hungary (HU); Counter Human Trafficking Bureau (CHTB) (UK).

Objectives

This project addresses the trafficking chain that takes roots in rural counties of Southern Romania and reaches major cities in the UK.

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