Together Against Trafficking in Human Beings

Statement on trafficking in human beings

Statement on trafficking in human beings

The Pontifical Academy of Sciences, November 2013, 4 pages

Following a wish expressed by Pope Francis, the Pontifical Academies of Sciences and of the Social Sciences, together with FIAMC (World Federation of the Catholic Medical Associations) organized a preparatory workshop on 2 – 3 November 2013 to examine human trafficking and modern slavery, in order to establish the real status quo and an agenda to combat this heinous crime.

On that occasion, a statement listing 41 recommendations on how to combat human trafficking and slavery has been issued.


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Publication Date
Monday, 11 November, 2013
Section Publications
Type of Publication Guidelines
Year 2013