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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 purpose of the anti-trafficking crime strategy is that the districts get a solid and broad-based knowledge of trafficking in human beings. We want to make sure that the individual distri...

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

Under Estonian law, THB is defined in § 133 of the Penal Code as follows: § 133. Trafficking in human beings (1) Placing a person in a situation where he or she is forced to work under...

  • Estonia
  • 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

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