News - 22 September 2013

en - Trafficking in Persons

 Report on Trafficking of Persons (TIP): includes 188 countries and territories - victims’ stories, country narratives, Trafficking Victims Protection Act: minimum standards for the elimination of Trafficking in Persons, etc. which are important in combating this form of modern slavery; a valuable source of information for all people working to prevent TIP, as well as those involved in protection and education initiatives. 

Examining the state of human trafficking both in the United States and abroad, the report reflects the deep concern of the President, members of Congress, and the public over the serious human rights, health, and security implications of human trafficking around the world. 

To read the report: ‘Trafficking in Persons Report’, June 2013, go to

http://www.state.gov/j/tip/rls/tiprpt/2013/index.htm