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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

Section 262a of the Danish Criminal Code criminalizes human trafficking. This provision reads as follows: ”Section 262 A (1) A penalty of imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years of...

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

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

A criminal offence of Slavery (Article 105 of the Croatian Criminal Code) (1) Whoever, in violation of the rules of international law, puts another person in a position of slavery or a...

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