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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 07 March 2007
Abstract: Cuba denunció este lunes en Naciones Unidas que el subdesarrollo y la pobreza están en las raíces de la trata de mujeres y niñas, 30 millones de las cuales son explotadas sexualmente. Rodrigo Malmierca, embajador de la Isla en la ONU, expresó que este es un delito muy vinculado con otros como lavado de dinero, narcotráfico y contrabando de personas.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 07 March 2007
Abstract: Les services de sécurité maliens enquêtaient encore lundi sur une quarantaine d'enfants ivoiriens surpris avec un passeur qui avait promis de les amener en Europe. Les convoyeurs ont été présentés mardi au juge à Sissako. Mais en Côte d'Ivoire les parents de ces enfants affirment qu'il s'agit plutot de pensionnaires d'une école de football auxquels on avait fait miroiter un recrutement dans des clubs européens contre paiements de sommes d'argent.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 05 March 2007
Abstract: UNITED NATIONS: A 16-year-old Nepalese girl burst into tears describing her work in a match factory to help support her abandoned mother. An 18-year-old Jordanian girl spoke out about violence against girls in rural areas. A 15-year-old former girl soldier from Congo cried when she recalled her suffering as a sex slave. The girls are among more than 200 young people attending a high-level meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women, which this year is focusing on discrimination and violence against girls. They spoke at a panel and a news conference about issues ranging from rape, trafficking and prostitution to education, child labor and AIDS.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 05 March 2007
Abstract: NEW YORK, March 5 (UPI) -- The United Nations called on governments, civil society and international organizations to put an end to human trafficking. "The fact that there are forms of slavery in our world today should fill us all with shame. As an African woman, I would add that it also fills me with rage," said U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Asha-Rose Migiro Monday at the International Conference on Trafficking in Women and Girls.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 05 March 2007
Abstract: À la fin février, le Comité permanent de la condition féminine (CPCF) de la Chambre des communes du Parlement fédéral déposait son rapport sur la traite des personnes, De l’indignation à l’action pour contrer la traite à des fins d’exploitation sexuelle au Canada. Par ses analyses et ses recommandations, ce rapport bouleverse la compréhension de la traite des êtres humains à des fins de prostitution et de pornographie et propose une série de transformations des lois et des pratiques au Canada.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 02 March 2007
Abstract: Calcutta, March 2 (RHC)-- Thousands are marching from Calcutta to the Indian capital of New Delhi -- protesting against child trafficking. The organizers of the three-week march across the country are calling for the repatriation and rehabilitation of victims of child trafficking. They are also demanding that the Indian government pass laws that prosecute those who supply children for forced labor and sex.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 26 February 2007
Abstract: As the UK marks the 200th anniversary of legislation for the abolition of the slave trade, a new report shows how modern forms of slavery occur in the UK. Written by leading experts in the field, this report is the first comprehensive review of evidence about the extent of slavery in the UK today.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 25 February 2007
Abstract: A major report into trafficking of thousands of children into sexual slavery in Britain – Danielle was excited at the prospect of leaving her home in Lithuania for a summer job in Britain at the age of 15. The work had been arranged through a friend who was unable to join Danielle until later and so put her in touch with a man who would take her to London.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 24 February 2007
Abstract: Criticism over the recent Qatar recruitment exercise in Ghana has taken on a different dimension, with the Al-Jaber group, and their local agents, Rahman Consultancy Limited, now facing allegations of human trafficking.

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Type of document: News
Date of publication: 20 February 2007
Abstract: As a powerful new photographic exhibition revealing the reality of trafficking in the UK opens in St Paul’s Cathedral, four leading British charities ─ Amnesty International, Anti-Slavery International, Eaves and UNICEF UK— are calling on the UK Government to take action now to guarantee protection for all trafficked people.

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