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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

The definition of trafficking in human beings is the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or reception of persons, including the exchange or transfer of control over those...

  • Cyprus
  • 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 basic merits of the criminal offence of human trafficking under Article 179 (1) of the Criminal Code read as follows: „(1) Whoever with the application of fraudulent conduct, deception...

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

Chapter 50 - Narcotics offences (1304/1993) Section 1 – Narcotics offence (374/2008) A person who unlawfully (1) produces or attempts to produce a narcotic substance or cultivates or...

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