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In short, the project was coordinated by the Latvian Ministry of Interior and conducted under the European Union programme “Prevention of and Fight against Crime”. The project team developed the concept “exploitative sham marriage” in order to describe the phenomenon studied. Each partner conducted a national research which was coordinated and led by HEUNI. Primarily qualitative data was collected, such as expert and victim interviews in combination with case descriptions from NGOS and embassies. Also statistical information and pre-trial investigation and court material were utilised. The report is written for a large variety of experts and professionals working in the field of anti-trafficking.
  • European Union
  • Estonia
  • Ireland
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Slovakia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Research
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2016

There is trafficking in human beings when the perpetrator uses violence, intimidation or deception, or takes advantage of a situation of superiority or necessity or vulnerability of the...

  • Spain
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

Article 273f of the Dutch Criminal Code 1.) Any person who: 1o. with the intention of exploiting another person or removing his or her organs, recruits, transports, transfers, accommodates...

  • Netherlands
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

Drugs are all substances that alter the normal functioning of the central nervous system. Spanish penal code regulates it as an open system

  • Spain
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

Criminal offences related to illegal circulation of psychoactive substances and precursors that are newly registered as narcotic, psychotropic, and psychotropic substances in Latvia. ...

  • Latvia
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019