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Toolbox 6 - Trafficking in human beings within the EU policies & practices

Trafficking in human beings is a phenomenon which is discussed in many international agencies and institutions. As a consequence, it can be said that there already exists an extensive...

  • European Union
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Research
  • Toolbox
  • EUCPN Output
  • 2015
Regarding Trafficking in Human Beings (THB) cases, secondary victimization can occur by either attitude or action of the authorities that intervene in the process. Signs of doubt about the narrative of the victims, devaluating the facts referred by them or showing lack of attention and understanding about the traumas they have suffered, can make the victims feel abandoned, which in turn increases their unease, insecurity and results in secondary victimization.
  • Portugal
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • 2015