Civil society organizations, educators, students, entertainers, families: everybody plays a role in the fight against human trafficking. People and groups acting alone, and operating within national or local borders, can have only a limited impact on preventing and fighting trafficking.Read more
This online forum is specifically designed to solicit inputs on the "draft basic principles on the right to an effective remedy for trafficked persons". The Special Rapporteur plans to submit the final document to the Human Rights Council in June 2011 as part of her thematic report on this topic..
Amitabh Bachchan, the UNICEF goodwill ambassador, throws his weight behind film
For the cast of an upcoming Marathi film, it was a special Tuesday (September 16) as Amitabh Bachchan congratulated them for their project and promised to lend his support to create awareness about the same Source: Hindustan Times Mumbai, September 18, 2014
Human trafficking a low-risk, high-gain crime, says UNODC
ALTHOUGH 90 percent of the world's countries now criminalise human trafficking, the number of adjudicated cases is extremely low, which sends a message to criminals that trafficking in persons is a low-risk high-gain crime, an official of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) said on Monday. Source: Qatar Tribune Sept 9 2014