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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

Greece has ratified the three fundamental legal instruments against THB: 1.The UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and its Protocols – the “Palermo Protocol”: Law 3875/2010...

  • Greece
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019
In Finland, trafficking in human beings is a crime under chapter 3, section 25 and section 3a of the Criminal Code. https://www.finlex.fi/en/laki/kaannokset/1889/en18890039.pdf
  • Finland
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019

The National Strategy against Trafficking in Human Beings mainly addresses victim identification, investigation, prosecution, prevention and victims support. The essential objective of the...

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

Human trafficking is defined in the Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Act 2008 which specifically prohibits trafficking for sexual and labour exploitation, including forced labour in persons,...

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