Invitation to UNODC webinar on trafficking prevention
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime ( UNODC) will host webinar entitled "Trafficking Prevention and the Victims: New United Nations and Academic Perspectives" on Tuesday December 11, 2012 from 3-5:30pm CET. The event is free and open to the public.
The webinar will cover: the distinctions between Smuggling of Migrants and Trafficking in Persons; how migrants may be particularly vulnerable to trafficking in persons, especially for forced labor; the unique needs of victims of forced labour trafficking and possible programs and services to meet them; experts, academics and practitioners' examples of good practice in their respective cultural, political and economic circumstances.
Participants will have the opportunity to ask the expert panel live questions.
UNODC is running the webinar with the United Nations Information Service ( UNIS) Vienna, and in cooperation with the International Organization for Migration ( IOM), the University of Vienna (Austria), the UN Academic Impact Initiative, the Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS), and universities and other educational and training institutions worldwide.