Together Against Trafficking in Human Beings

Forced Marriage

Forced Marriage

2015 Annual Report on trafficking and smuggling in human beings: Tightening the Links

Federal Migration Centre, January 2016, 169 pages

The aim of this annual report is to provide an independent assessment of developments in and results of the fight against the trafficking and smuggling of human beings. It focuses on minor and young adult victims in two particularly vulnerable situations: on the one hand the victims of early and forced marriages, on the other the victims of loverboys. 

 

Undefined

HESTIA against human trafficking

In order to solve the problem of sham marriages in Latvia and Europe the Ministry of the Interior (MoI) with the support of Directorate General of Home Affairs of European Commission (EC) "Prevention of and Fight against Crime Programme" has launched, on the 05th of February 2015, a project HESTIA* in activities of which public and non-governmental organizations of six countries - Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland, Slovakia and, Ireland are involved.

Undefined