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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 18 April 2007
Abstract: A 47-year-old Oslo man has been charged with trafficking and sexual abuse of children. The man has looked for young Thai boys before traveling to Thailand. He promoted himself via the Internet," police lawyer Sverre Bromander told Aftenposten.no. The man had an apartment at his disposal which he used to contact boys as young as 10-12, whom he then assaulted," NRK (Norwegian Broadcasting) reports.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 17 April 2007
Abstract: A mixed gathering of Children, ministers, senior government officials, development partners and representatives of non-government organizations watched last week in rapt attention the premiere show of the cartoon film Ahmed comes back that depicts the risks and hazards of trafficking and its impact on children and families.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 16 April 2007
Abstract: Finland's Directorate of Immigration has granted a residence permit to a victim of human trafficking. The purpose of the new type of residence permit is to help victims of trafficking to disengage from the snares of traffickers, and to fight trafficking more efficiently.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 12 April 2007
Abstract: UNITED NATIONS: A former U.S. ambassador accused the United Nations of being among the major promoters of human trafficking in the world by failing to halt sexual abuse by U.N. peacekeepers. John Miller, a former U.S. ambassador at large on modern-day slavery who is now a professor, urged the world body to enact real reforms in its peacekeeping department.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 11 April 2007
Abstract: More than a third of criminals convicted of trafficking in women and related crimes in 2006 were repeat offenders, indicating that the initial punishments were not harsh enough to serve as a deterrent, the Hotline for Migrant Workers charged in a report published Wednesday.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 10 April 2007
Abstract: (Orbe) La Cámara de Diputados aprobó en general y por unanimidad, el proyecto de ley que tipifica, previene y persigue criminalmente los delitos de tráfico de niños, niñas y adultos.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 09 April 2007
Abstract: Abu Dhabi: The Cabinet yesterday approved the setting up of a National Committee for Combating Human Trafficking as part of the UAE's efforts to tackle the menace. The move comes in line with a federal law issued recently by President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan on setting up the committee for combating human trafficking.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 09 April 2007
Abstract: Barriers to adopting the thousands of children abandoned every year in India could soon be lifted for British families. The Indian government intends to increase the number of children available to overseas families and place thousands more in homes in Europe and the United States.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 07 April 2007
Abstract: GENEVE-ONU, 07.04.07 (InfoSud) Au Conseil des droits de l'homme, l’expert indépendant de l’Onu sur l’exploitation des enfants, l’uruguayen Juan Miguel Petit, a lancé un appel pressant aux Etats afin qu’ils prennent des mesures immédiates et fermes pour éviter la donation et la vente d’organes de mineurs.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 05 April 2007
Abstract: The United Nations is seeking to enlist religious groups in Africa in the war against human trafficking. The head of the U.N. Office on Drugs and Crime announced the initiative during a visit to South Africa. Southern Africa Correspondent Scott Bobb reports from Johannesburg.

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