Human trafficking victim advocates gather at the United Nations

Human trafficking victim advocates gather at the United Nations

WNN Breaking (WNN) UNITED NATIONS: Human trafficking was on the agenda today at the United Nations in New York as a UN General Assembly interactive dialogue meeting, “Fighting Human Trafficking: Partnership and Innovation to End Violence Against Women,” revealed that international funding efforts are falling short, in spite of ongoing organizational efforts to decrease the […]

Trafficking victims should have legal redress and compensation – UN rights expert

Trafficking victims should have legal redress and compensation – UN rights expert

UN News Centre – Friday, 3 June, 2011 (originally published 1 June) 1 June 2011 – Victims of human trafficking have the right to seek legal redress and compensation for the violation of their rights, a United Nations expert said today, voicing concern that those trafficked were often treated as “instruments” of criminal investigation, rather […]