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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 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

The new Criminal Code came into force on 1 July 2013. The drug control sections are organised to cover trafficking, possession, incitement of minors to use drugs or similar substances,...

  • Hungary
  • 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

Acts promoting sexual exploitation seriously infringe human rights and human dignity, moreover represent both a social and an economic problem and are often related to the cases of legal and...

  • Hungary
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • National policy
  • 2014