Together Against Trafficking in Human Beings

Data collection

Data collection

FRA releases initial data from its mapping national child protection systems project

FRA has made available some data from its mapping of national child protection systems in the 28 EU Member States. The aim of the mapping is to understand how national child protection systems work, and to identify common challenges and promising practices.

The full report on mapping child protection systems in EU 28 Member States should be published in June 2015.

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Development of guidelines for the collection of data on trafficking in human beings

Reference

JLS/2007/ISEC/411

Promoter

Federal Ministry of Interior, Austria

Budget

€ 403 000 (€ 269 000 of EU support)

Timeframe

November 2007 to April 2009

Partners

International Organization for Migration (IOM), Belgium, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Slovakia, Sweden, Europol and theInternational Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD)

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First annual report of the Inter-Departmental Ministerial Group on Human Trafficking

Secretary of State for the Home Department, October 2012, 107 pages

This report sets out an assessment of human trafficking in the UK by the Inter-Departmental Ministerial Group on Human Trafficking (IDMG).

It notes that the UK has already achieved significant progress in the fight against trafficking. It recognises that any response must be able to quickly adapt and evolve to keep pace with the traffickers. Three key areas have been identified where further concerted effort is needed to improve and strengthen the UK’s approach:

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Trafficking in persons in Spain: invisible victims

Defensor del Pueblo, October 2012, 334 pages

The Spanish Ombudsman Office (Defensor del Pueblo) released the report "Trafficking in persons in Spain: invisible victims".

This report contains the outcome of 140 investigations with several recommendations for the administrations.The report also contains a comparative analysis of the national legislation to see if it complies with the EU Directives. The EU Strategy towards the Eradication of Trafficking in Human Beings (2012-2016) has been also considered.

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IOM 2011 case data on human trafficking. Global figures and trends

IOM, February 2012, 32 pages

IOM 2011 Case Data contains information on all trafficking cases assisted by the organisation in 2011.
The tables contained within this document are based upon IOM case data where the organisation has been involved in providing direct assistance to a trafficked person in the context of an IOM countertrafficking project.

Data is collected directly from trafficked persons and stored into the IOM human trafficking database. This covers approximately 20,000 cases encoded by 72 different missions.

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FIIT – Foster and Improve Integration of Trafficked Persons

Project

FIIT – Foster and Improve Integration of Trafficked Persons 

Reference

European Fund for Integration of Third Country Nationals, community actions 2010

Promoter

International Organisation for Migration –Paris.

Partners
Payoke, Belgium; Association ALC, France; Baptist Aid, Hungary;  La Sapienza, University of Rome, Italy; Migrant Helpline; IOM Brussels, Belgium; IOM Budapest, Hungary;  IOM Rome, Italy; IOM London, Uk.

Budget

English

PROTECT Children on the Move - Child exploitation - Cross-national child protection in practice

Reference

HOME/2012/RF/CA/1008

Promoter

Council of the Baltic Sea States (SE)

Budget

Project budget EUR 176 625,00 / Max. subsidy EUR 158 625,00

Timeframe

24 months from 20/10/2013

Partners

State Border Guard (LV), State Child Protection and Adoption Service (LT), Stockholm Social Emergency Authority (SE)

Objectives and results

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IPA 2007 Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH)

Assistance to the Ministry of Security, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Ministry for Human Rights and Refugees and Other Competent Authorities in Effectively Managing Migration

Project
IPA 2007 Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) - Assistance to the Ministry of Security, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Ministry for Human Rights and Refugees and Other Competent Authorities in Effectively Managing Migration

Reference
IPA 2007 - Ctr No 227 726

Promoter

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The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) comments the new EU Anti-Human Trafficking strategy

The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) comments on the Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - "The EU Strategy towards the Eradication of Trafficking in Human Beings 2012-2016”.

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